Ex-gratia in fake encounter case

Human Rights Commission of Orissa on 3 March said that Central Reserve Police Force men killed a villager in Gajapati district in 2008 in a fake encounter by branding him as a Maoist. The commission has ordered the state government to pay Rs 3 lakh to Isak Badaraita, father of Junesh who was killed in the encounter and Rs 50,000 to the injured within four weeks.

MG News Desk

This article appeared in The Milli Gazette print issue of 16-30 April 2011 on page no. 4

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