Maryland Sen. Ben Cardin criticizes India’s human rights violations, speaking in Delhi

By AB Wire | June 1, 2016

“How a nation treats its women is a barometer”: Cardin.
AB Wire

Maryland Senator Ben Cardin – the ranking democrat on the Senate foreign relations committee – has lambasted India for alleged human rights violations, in a speech at the University of Chicago Centre, in Delhi, on Wednesday.

Cardin said while the US is looking forward to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit next week, India needs to address issues like extra judicial killings, religious intolerance and human trafficking, reported NDTV...