Women beaten up, pulled by their hair and dragged out of pubs. Cafes vandalised by violent groups protesting against public affection. Citizens threatened and harassed online by those who hold different cultural values. These shocking actions are only a few examples of a growing trend: bullies hijacking public debate through intimidation and threats. And here’s […]
“Tell your Northeast people to leave…” That’s what seven attackers told two young men from Nagaland on October 16 after beating them repeatedly with iron rods, hockey sticks and cricket bats for nearly three hours. This savage attack came just a day after a group of men assaulted three North Eastern students in Bangalore for […]
Jhatkaa “झटका” is a new campaigning organisation committed to building grassroots citizen power across India in effective and innovative ways enabling people to act as the tipping point on an issue.
We collaborate with civil society to engage citizens to hold corporate, cultural, and government leaders accountable in real time at key decision moments through various digital communication platforms.know more