ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Trojan Horses: Counter-terror Laws and Security in India

The enactment of powerful nationwide anti-terrorism laws without sufficient safeguards to constrain misuse and ensure national uniformity in their application has led to human rights abuses and disparate patterns of enforcement throughout the country. The main objective of security laws should be to moderate political antagonisms rather than aiding the repressive arm of the state.

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