CPIML MLAs Marshalled Out of the Bihar Assembly for Speaking Against Rising Crime and Communalism

CPIML MLAs were marshalled out of the Bihar Assembly today was moving an adjournment motion to make time for a debate on the growing criminalisation, corruption, and communalism in Bihar under the Nitish Kumar-led BJP-JDU Government. The motion moved by the MLAs had cited the spate of recent incidents of violence against women, Dalits, and minorities as well as corruption and criminalisation which belie the NDA regime’s claim of “zero tolerance” towards such violence. 

by Meena Tiwari

The rate of child marriage is decreasing at the national level but has increased in 10 Districts of Bihar. Bihar is second in the country in dowry death cases.