Soni Sori

Soni Sori
Soni Suri: Born in the naxal affected region of Bastar, Soni Suri has strived hard to safeguard the rights of Adivasis. Having raised the plight of several victims of state-terrorism, Suri was unfortunately branded as a Maoist supporter and sympathiser of left-wing extremism. In 2011, she was arrested by Chhatisgarh police and allegedly tortured and sexually assaulted under custody. Suri was later released by the court on lack of evidence validating her links with naxaliite forces. In the wake of 2014 Lok Sabha election, she joined Aam Aadmi Party and contested unsuccessfully from her home constituency of Bastar.
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