India: Soni Sori Protest- Signature Campaign

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    Soni Sori case has been listed for 4 times in the cause list of SC but has not come up for hearing, the only days when her case can come up is between tuesdays and friday.Hence, women groups  have given a call for a weekly protest, every Monday , till the she is finally released, all of you are welcome to partiicpate in the demo and do mobilise to participate.  The women groups  have decided to call for a weekly protest, till Soni Sori is Released.

    We wil have a signature campaign, and will read her letters from the Jail.
    WE ALL HOPE THIS MONDAY IS LAST DEMO FOR RELEASE OF SONI SORI
    Monday —March 19TH
    Time- 530pm
    Venue- GPO side , VT STATION
    (Read the whole article) Re: INDIA:  Soni Sori’s case reflects broader problems
    Dear Prime Minister Manmohan Singh: I am writing to draw your attention to the case of Soni Sori, a tribal woman accused by the Chhattisgarh police of being a supporter of the Maoist “Naxalites.” She alleges that she has been subjected to sexual assault, electric shocks, and beatings while in custody and denied necessary medical treatment, which the Chhattisgarh state government has not adequately addressed. go to full text link