Security & Intel

Post thumbnail

India has a 7,516 km coastline, 1197 islands and an Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) spanning 2.02 million sq km, which is expected to go up to almost 3 million sq km after the delimitation of the continental shelf. Now what resources do we have to monitor the coasts?

Various agencies monitor the coastal areas in different states but here too there is lack of coordination. Agencies like the Coast Guard severely lacks funds.

Read More (Part 3) Mumbai terror attack: Time for action

Post thumbnail

The Malegaon blast case investigation has come under the scanner again with BJP’s prime ministerial candidate L K Advani alleging ill-treatment of Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur by the Maharashtra Anti-Terrorist Squad (ATS).

Sadhvi Pragya was arrested by the ATS in connection with the Malegaon blast.

Read More Torture allegations: Sadhvi Pragya’s affidavit