HKL Bhagat

Lynchings: Activism or populism by Supreme Court?

Supreme Court, mobocracy, lynchings, 1984 anti-Sikh riots, Ram Janmabhoomi, Kirti Chidambaram, Sajjan Kumar, Tytler, HKL Bhagat, Kamal Nath, Nanavati Commission, Vajpayee, Manmohan Singh, SIT

Supreme Court wants new laws against lynchings. It warns of “mobocracy” which could eat away the vitals of a free, just society.