Lathi-charge is history, Delhi Police get `softer` batons

Lathi-charge, the familiar term for mob managment by police forces in India, is set to become history.

Using of lathis on seers shameful: Maneka

Terming the Congress-led
government as "shameless" and an "habitual liar", BJP MP
Maneka Gandhi said the police action on yoga guru Ramdev
in Delhi shows how low the government can stoop to.

UP: Lathis being collected ahead of Ayodhya ruling

With the Ayodhya title suit verdict just days away, the Uttar Pradesh Police is busy stocking up its most trusted mob control equipment - `lathis` - to tackle any possible riot-like situation in the aftermath of the ruling.