A youth died in police custody, triggering a mob frenzy which led to the setting on fire a police station, 50 km from here, in Odisha`s Khurda district.
The action came after NHRC received a complaint from an activist about the incident.
A youth arrested on charges of theft died in police custody allegedly due to torture
prompting the Jammu and Kashmir government to order a magisterial probe and shunt out the Station House Officer.
Kerala High court Friday dismissed an
appeal by the state government challenging a single judge`s
direction to hand over investigation of a custody death case to the CBI.
Kerala Government today filed an
appeal in the High Court challenging a single judge`s
direction to hand over investigation into the case relating to
the custodial death of a murder accused to CBI.
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has asked the Jammu and Kashmir government to pay a monetary relief of Rs five lakh to the family of a person who died after being tortured in the custody of state police six years ago.
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Showbiz World - December 26, 2014