[The Hindu] Court anguished at Soni Sori’s medical report

A report submitted by a Kolkata hospital, which examined tribal teacher Soni Sori, who was allegedly tortured by the Chhattisgarh police, has said two stones were found in her private parts and rectum.

Anguished at the report, a Bench of Justices Altamas Kabir and S.S. Nijjar of the Supreme Court on Friday sought the Chhattisgarh government’s response. It also directed the State government to shift her to the Raipur jail after senior counsel Colin Gonsalves told the court that the teacher’s life was in danger in the Jagadalpur prison.

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