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Maharashtra ranked highest in custodial deaths
Updated : 12 November 2015

The Bombay High Court said that Maharashtra ranked the highest in number of custodial deaths in the country and added that there was no conviction in any case in the past 15 years. There were 106 custodial deaths between 1999 and 2014 and only 13 FIRs were registered with five policemen being charge-sheeted, with no convictions.

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