Harthal: Who Will Take Responsibilities For Violence And Vandalism?
On an average, the state goes through 100 harthal days every year. Sadly, the unprecedented violence witnessed on the recent harthal puts Kerala on par with the mob attacks prevalent in north Indian states. When public properties were destroyed, breaking all laws, the state seeks for a solution for vandalism. When shops were forced to shutdown and vehicles were damaged, who will take responsibilities for the loss? Can the judiciary do something to end the rampant attacks and charge the people involved in harthal violence? Will our leaders ever stop such rampage?Nammalariyanam.