About The Book
The courts in India are strugglingwith a huge backlog of cases.As of 2016, there are 27 millionpending cases and close to90 million people are stillwaiting for justice.To the common man, this isjust a number. But some caseshave impacted the collectiveconscious of the entire nation.These include the trial of AfzalGuru, the Nirbhaya case, thecriminalization of homosexuality,the Parliament attack case, theBabri Masjid demolition and the26/11 Mumbai attacks. There wasa lot that happened inside thecourts during these trials whichhas remained hidden from publicview. The Dramatic Decade is acompilation of these stories. Thebook gives the reader a ringsideview of what happened bothinside and outside the courts.What were the arguments made,which lawyers fought the cases,what was the courts judgmentand how did it affect thecommon man are some of themany questions answered here.