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Communal Violence and Role of Police
Asghar Ali Engineer
Economic and Political Weekly
Vol. 29, No. 15 (Apr. 9, 1994), pp. 835-840
Published by: Economic and Political Weekly
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/4401054
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The police together with other law enforcement machinery, such as the local administration and judiciary, play a crucial role in communal riots. Greater attention needs to be paid to their training and education so that they may act impartially, following the law of the land.
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