The cancer called Indian Police
I happen to live in Dwarka just like the Delhi Gang rape
victim Jyoti Singh Pandey. And just like her I have faced a hundred rejections
while trying to get myself an auto from
Then there's the other time I tried getting an auto from
So when I read about a Times of India reporter being
threatened with dire consequences by the very same auto driver who refused to
take her from Rohini to
This incident reminds me of the time I dialed 100 to be dealt with in the exact same way. And this was a good 6 years back. Things haven't changed. The police are still apathetic as ever. My lawyer friends tell me the police is relunctant to file FIR reports as the police chowki with the highest number of FIRs recorded is usually the source of internal ridicule.
In fact trying to get the police to even give you a piece of paper and a pen while filing for a lost Press card is a Herculean task. Clearly, I'm my tax money is going to maintain a bunch of incompetent, unfit, regressive, psychologically challenged police force.