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2008 Malegaon blast case accused Lt Col Shrikant Purohit claims he was 'beaten, abused and tortured' after his arrest

2008 Malegaon blast case accused Lt Col Shrikant Purohit claims he was 'beaten, abused and tortured' after his arrest

In the 24-page long letter, Lt Col Purohit claimed that he was badly beaten, tortured and forced to own up a crime which he never committed. 

Jun 14, 2018, 06:37 AM IST
Anti-Sterlite protest: PIL in SC seeks action against police officials, NHRC probe

Anti-Sterlite protest: PIL in SC seeks action against police officials, NHRC probe

The PIL has been filed by advocate GS Mani, who sought a direction from the top court for registering an FIR against the Collector, SP and other police officials in connection with the deaths linked to the anti-Sterlite protests.

May 24, 2018, 16:42 PM IST

Telugu actress strip case: NHRC sends notices to I&B ministry, Telangana govt

The NHRC has sent the notices to the chief secretary of the state government and the secretary of the Union Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.

Apr 12, 2018, 17:40 PM IST
NHRC issues notices to CBSE Chairman, Delhi Police Commissioner, HRD Ministry Secretary over papers leak

NHRC issues notices to CBSE Chairman, Delhi Police Commissioner, HRD Ministry Secretary over papers leak

A day before the Class 10 Mathematics exam, that is March 27, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) received an e-mail claiming that the paper had been leaked.

Apr 02, 2018, 17:38 PM IST
Amputated leg used as pillow: NHRC issues notice to Yogi Adityanath government

Amputated leg used as pillow: NHRC issues notice to Yogi Adityanath government

The incident had occurred at Maharani Laxmibai Medical College and Hospital in Jhansi.

Mar 12, 2018, 19:00 PM IST
Noida shooting: NHRC issues notice to UP govt over reports of 'fake encounter'

Noida shooting: NHRC issues notice to UP govt over reports of 'fake encounter'

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Monday issued a notice to the Uttar Pradesh government over reports of fake encounter of a 25-year-old man in Noida.

Feb 05, 2018, 20:31 PM IST
NHRC notice to Maharashtra govt over 1300 schools' closure

NHRC notice to Maharashtra govt over 1300 schools' closure

The state government has been given four weeks for a detailed report on the matter.

Dec 28, 2017, 06:48 AM IST
Surgery performed in torchlight: NHRC issues notice to Yogi Adityanath govt

Surgery performed in torchlight: NHRC issues notice to Yogi Adityanath govt

At least 32 people were operated for cataract at a government hospital in torchlight in Unnao.

Dec 27, 2017, 19:46 PM IST
NHRC sends notice to Centre, governments of Delhi, Punjab and Haryana on "life-threatening" pollution in Delhi NCR

NHRC sends notice to Centre, governments of Delhi, Punjab and Haryana on "life-threatening" pollution in Delhi NCR

The National Human Rights Commission has sent notices to the Centre and governments of Delhi, Punjab and Haryana on the "life-threatening" pollution that has engulfed northern India.

Nov 09, 2017, 14:42 PM IST
NTPC blast: Ministry of Power forms committee to probe causes of explosion

NTPC blast: Ministry of Power forms committee to probe causes of explosion

The mishap took place when the ash-pipe exploded due to pressure at the power plant.

Nov 06, 2017, 23:25 PM IST

NHRC notice to Tamil Nadu over couple setting themselves, kids ablaze

The National Human Rights Commission on Wednesday issued a notice to the Tamil Nadu government over a couple setting themselves and their children ablaze after alleged harassment by moneylender and police in the state's Tirunelveli district.

Oct 25, 2017, 16:52 PM IST

CHRI demands judicial probe into death of Byculla jail inmate

A CHRI statement said a prisoner dies every three days in Maharashtra and suicide rates within prisons run at 40 per cent higher than in the general population.
 

Jun 28, 2017, 19:52 PM IST

Human shield: NHRC seeks action taken report from Defence Ministry

Taking cognisance of a complaint alleging rights violation in the 'human shield' incident involving the Army in Jammu and Kashmir, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has sought a report from the Defence Ministry seeking details of the action taken on it.

Jun 01, 2017, 15:42 PM IST

NHRC intervention sought into NEET candidate''s allegation

KSHRC Acting Chairman P. Mohandas has directed that a case be registered and has asked the Kannur district police chief and the CBSE to submit report.

May 08, 2017, 21:04 PM IST

Man forced to carry son's body; NHRC issues notice to UP

The NHRC has issued a notice to the Uttar Pradesh government after a labourer had to carry his teenage son's body on his shoulders as he was allegedly denied an ambulance by a hospital in Etawah district.

May 06, 2017, 11:39 AM IST

NHRC issues notice to Delhi Police in shelter molestation case

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) issued a notice to the Delhi Police and the state government after several teenage girl inmates of a shelter home in accused some staff members of molesting and injecting them with drugs.

May 03, 2017, 11:01 AM IST
Shelter home horror: NHRC issues notice to Delhi govt, seeks detailed reports in 4 weeks

Shelter home horror: NHRC issues notice to Delhi govt, seeks detailed reports in 4 weeks

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) issued a notice to the Delhi Police and the state government after several teenage girl inmates of a shelter home in accused some staff members of molesting and injecting them with drugs.

May 03, 2017, 10:39 AM IST
NHRC issues notice to Rajasthan govt on lynching of Muslim man, seeks action report

NHRC issues notice to Rajasthan govt on lynching of Muslim man, seeks action report

The National Human Rights Commission on Thursday issued a notice to the Rajasthan government in connection with the death of a Muslim man who was brutally thrashed up by a group of cow vigilantes in Alwar district of Rajasthan.

Apr 07, 2017, 21:10 PM IST

96 complaints from Nagaland in last 5 years: NHRC Joint Secretary

Out of the over 1.4 lakh complaints of human rights violations received by the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) during the past five years, only 96 complaints were from Nagaland.

Mar 15, 2017, 20:04 PM IST
NHRC to conduct spot enquiry into allegations of gang-rape in Dhar district

NHRC to conduct spot enquiry into allegations of gang-rape in Dhar district

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has taken cognizance of a complaint from the nine Scheduled Tribe women residents of Bhutia and Holibayada villages of District Dhar, Madhya Pradesh, that they became victims of police atrocities including rape, sexual assault and molestation on January 25, 2017. 

Feb 04, 2017, 12:51 PM IST

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