• ‘In Manipur, everybody becomes a James Bond with a licence to kill’

    July 22, 2016

    Teesta Setalvad interviews Colin Gonsalves for Newsclick

    In this interview with Newsclick and Communalism Combat, senior advocate Colin Gonsalves discusses the significance of the Supreme Court's July 8 verdict on encounter killings in Manipur. Gonsalves has been closely involved in cases relating to the excessive use of force against the people of Manipur, especially in connection with the special immunity from prosecution granted to the armed forces and paramilitary, for over fifteen years, under the Armed Forces Special Powers Act. 


    First published in Newsclick.

    Donate to the Indian Writers' Forum, a public trust that belongs to all of us.