The messed up person in this story is not the girl herself. The messed up people here are those trying to justify her actions. Those who are tacitly propping up these structures of privilege, dependence and corruption. To put things in perspective – Last year, a musician from Laitumkhrah was battered and bruised in police custody. How many people stood up for him? A week ago, another boy from Shillong was called Corona by Bengaluru police while being taken to jail. How many people stood up for him? Now, a woman has become a meme legend by saying crazy things at a police station. And some mindless people are writing odes to her innocence and silently shedding a tear for her strength.
Tag: Meghalaya Police
On 19th December around 7.00pm, Manavon Massar, musician was brutally beaten by Bashan J Laloo, SP(Traffic) many times with a lathi just because Manav overtook some cars in St. Edmunds Road…Manavon has one left fractured hand, bruised, black and blue calf and will not be able to play for the rest of the season.
(Video) How Meghalaya Police lives its impunity?
Brutal attack by Meghalaya Police on the students of Kiang Nangbah College, Jowai, a government college, for demanding better educational facilities. Video via Wyrta and a statement by TUR