goonda


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goonda

(ˈɡuːndə)
n
a hired thug or criminal
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FORUM-ASIA also urges the Government of India to conduct a thorough and impartial investigation into their arrest, and in particular into the application of the Goonda Act.
It's a conspiracy by a goonda, his name is Sultan Ahmed ( Trinamool Congress MP).
Sixteen-year-old Tina lives by the skin of her teeth as a Goonda, a member of the gang of thieves operating in Sangui City (a fictional place in East Africa).
He was sworn to secrecy under pain of death by this goonda politician who wanted him to fudge he hospital records to show the disease as something else.
Legg misses a chance here to make a connection to the contemporaneous Goonda Law, which, in many ways similar to the spatial regulation of prostitutes, worked to expel individuals, almost exclusively men, who did not have a permanent address or family within the city walls by naming them a certain type of vagabond.
I am also a goonda (a Hindi word which means 'lumpen element').
In the game, you play as Rajjo in a war of the Gulab Gang vs Goonda gang of Sumitra Devi.
He said no goonda raj or so called monarch in the name of democracy would be allowed to flourish.
Middlemen and goonda (hooligan) play the important role to keep the Pradhan in the position for a long time.
Her daily journey from one employer to the next took her past a street corner where a goonda (thug) hung out.
Lamenting the " goonda raj" in the state, Pathak said that a BJP government was necessary to purge anti- social elements from the state and improve law and order situation.