Media Articles

On Torture, Policing, State/Violence

Time is essential to ensuring justice in custodial death cases. The Indian Express, June 23, 2021.

In Hathras case, narcoanalysis further victimises the Dalit woman’s family by publicly contesting their version. The Indian Express, October 19, 2020.

Police Torture & The Truth Machines Of India. Article 14, Aug 9, 2020. 

India’s George Floyd Moment: Custodial Torture and Policing in a Democracy, Jadaliyya, July 16, 2020.

Anti-CAA Protests Reveal Torture Remains at the Heart of Indian Policing, The Wire, Jan 29, 2020.

CAA & NRC : Understanding Protests and Violence, Raiot, Jan 2, 2020.

Why the Spectre of Truth Serums Haunts CIA Interrogations, The Wire, Dec 3, 2018.

Manipur Fake Encounters Case Could Highlight the Immense Power of the Judicial Word, The Wire, July 27, 2018.

Law Commission Report on Torture Is a Step in the Right Direction, but a Just Bill Is Still Some Way Off, The Wire, Nov 15, 2017.

Why Narco, brain scan and lie test should be junked, The Times of India, October 15, 2017.

Will The Film ‘Visaranai/Interrogation’ Shock Our Conscience?, Raiot, Dec 18, 2015.