Majority of Manipur encounters are fake:NHRC

In what is likely to further strengthen the case of rights activist Irom Sharmila, who has been on fast for over a decade demanding the repeal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA), the National Human Rights Commission has found that most of the encounters held in the state are fake.

Court to record evidence in Irom’s case on Dec 19

A Delhi court Wednesday directed rights activist Irom Sharmila to appear before it on December 19.