There is Danger for me and my Children, Says Soni Sori

AAP leader Soni Sori, who was attacked in Chhattisgarh, has said she thinks there is a danger to her as well as her children.

Published: 21st February 2016 08:39 PM  |   Last Updated: 21st February 2016 10:18 PM   |  A+A-


Tribal Activist and Aam Adami Party (AAP) leader Soni Sori | File PTI


RAIPUR: Tribal activist and the Aam Admi Party (AAP) leader Soni Sori, who was yesterday attacked in Chhattisgarh, has said she thinks there is a danger to her as well as her children.

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“Whatever is happening to me is not right. I think there is a danger for me as well as for my children. I am not disclosing the identity of the people whom I fear because I received a call at 6:15 p.m. where I was told that some people are planning to attack me. I was planning to meet him today. I had never thought that such thing would happen to me,” Sori told the reporters.

“I have been receiving the usual threats wherein I was told that I would be killed. But I never paid head to it,” she added.

Three men had attacked Sori and smeared black chemical on her face, on a day a well-known human rights lawyers group was allegedly forced to leave Jagdalpur after threats.

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