Is this the Telangana state we fought for? : Meira Kumar

meira-kumarFormer Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar visited the Karimnagar District Jail and met dalits who were Victims of alleged police torture .

Meira along with Congress chief Uttam Kumar Reddy and other party leaders, went to Karimnagar jail where she met youths who were allegedly tortured by police for setting fire to two sand trucks.

She said, Police beat up them and tortured them with electric shocks and all have sustained internal injuries. She said they have cried while narrating the police brutality.

Condemning that brutality, She demanded the govt to withdraw false cases against them and book cases on police officials for torturing , under the Scheduled Castes and Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989.

Targeting TRS she said, “Is this the Telangana state we fought for?”