The horror: Is the Chhattisgarh government wilfully disobeying the Supreme Court?

Aditya AK May 12 2016

In 2011, the Supreme Court pulled up the Chhattisgarh government for promoting the activities of armed civilian vigilante groups under the guise of counter insurgency.

In fact, the bench comprising SS Nijjar and Sudershan Reddy JJ. was flummoxed as to how the state condoned the deployment of Special Police Officers (SPOs) in the form of ‘Salwa Judum’ and ‘Koya Commandos’. They wrote,

“…we could not but arrive at the conclusion that the Respondents . . .

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