Assassination plots and other rumors: The story of how left-wing activists were hounded in India

Assassination plots and other rumors: The story of how left-wing activists were hounded in India

Hundreds of protesters gathered on Parliament Street in India’s capital, New Delhi, to protest against the recent attempts to arrest of five prominent leftist activists and intellectuals on charges that are widely perceived to be ranging from unsubstantiable to absurd. The activists who were raided were alleged to have links with the banned Maoist movement. Attempts to…