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MP to enact law against disruptive activism

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BHOPAL: The Madhya Pradesh BJP government may introduce an Anti-Harassment Bill in the next session of the state assembly to "curb blackmailers from continuously disrupting developmental works and wasting the time of law courts."

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No sooner was this decision passed by the council of ministers than the Congress decided to take the issue to court justifying it would be a dangerous weapon meant "to gag whistle-blowers, Opposition members and RTI activism." "We will fight this Bill in the streets and in the law courts," said chief state Congress spokesman K.K.Mishra. "This is a tyrannical bill being introduced to save a corrupt government. It is undemocratic, against Constitutional provisions and violation of human rights. The RTI Act becomes ineffective if such a Bill becomes a law."

 

 

Read at: MP to enact law against disruptive activism - The Times of India

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