Irom Sharmila awarded Tagore peace prize

Social activist Irom Sharmila, who has been on fast-unto-death for the past nine Decades demanding withdrawal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act 1958 from Manipur, has been awarded'Rabindranath Tagore Peace Prize'Hailing the social activist as a rare human rights crusader, Choudhury who was accompanied by IIPM registrar Ratna Choudhury said,"Sharmila's battle would succeed."Sharmila, who [...]