Bhima Koregaon case shows ‘deteriorating democracy’ in India: Panelists at US congressional briefing
A US congressional briefing held by a coalition of Indian American and human rights organisations on Thursday said that the Bhima Koregaon violence case was a clear evidence of “deteriorating democracy” in India.
The briefing took place on Thursday after a new report from a United States-based digital forensics firm revealed that a hacker planted 22 additional incriminating documents in activist Rona Wilson’s laptop….
Arsenal Consulting examined an electronic copy of Wilson’s laptop on a request from his lawyers, who got it from the police in November 2019 as per a court order. A previous analysis by the company in February found that 10 letters had been deposited on the activist’s laptop. The Pune Police used these letters as its primary evidence in the chargesheet they filed in the Bhima Koregaon case….