ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Stifling Freedom of Expression and Opinion

While the threat of Maoist violence presents a legitimate concern, the government cannot treat mere expressions of support or neutral reporting as coextensive with violence carried out in the name of Maoism/Naxalism. In fact, it is essential to both address the problem of Maoist violence and create a more robust and just democracy so that all viewpoints are adequately expressed and debated. A critical analysis of the Ministry of Home Affairs' recent circular warning against "Support" for Maoism.



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