She is charged with offences under Official Secrets Act, which can get her up to 14 years in jail. The buzz around is that the 53-year-old officer, known for meticulous service all along, is a double agent who 'divulged important information.
In an obviously manufactured quote, the diplomat who actually denied any wrongdoing was reported by media to have echoed the infamous FBI agent Robert Hanssen's words when he was cornered by counterintelligence: 'What took you so long (to get me)?'
Crores of Indians are too preoccupied in meeting very basic necessities to even know of the 'rights' bestowed on them on paper. What is RTE for over three million kids still live off the streets; 150 million children work as bonded labourers?
Apart from the poor animals, victim of the ludicrous law is the wretched farmer and those condemned as Sudras who are made to pay to stoke the well-to-do pundits' moral fancy. They are prevented obtaining a fair price for their unproductive cattle.