HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action – Tamil Nadu – Death threats and criminal charges faced by human rights defender and filmmaker Ms. Divya Bharathi and also forced to leave Tamil Nadu for her documentary film “Kakkoos” about manual scavengers in Tamil Nadu.

HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action – Tamil Nadu – Death threats and criminal charges faced by human rights defender and filmmaker Ms. Divya Bharathi and also forced to leave Tamil Nadu for her documentary film “Kakkoos” about manual scavengers in Tamil Nadu.

Urgent Appeal for Action – Madhya Pradesh: Violent police actions and illegal arrest of social activists and human rights defenders Ms. Medha Patkar and five others at Dhar district, while they were on a peaceful indefinite hunger strike opposing the forceful eviction of nearly 40,000 families due to Sardar Sarovar Dam project

Urgent Appeal for Action – Madhya Pradesh: Violent police actions and illegal arrest of social activists and human rights defenders Ms. Medha Patkar and five others at Dhar district, while they were on a peaceful indefinite hunger strike opposing the forceful eviction of nearly 40,000 families due to Sardar Sarovar Dam project

HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action – False cases registered against human rights defender Mr. Muruganantham by Puducherry police and announcing him as a ‘rowdy’ as an attempt to detain him under ‘Goondas Act’ – Regarding

HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action – False cases registered against human rights defender Mr. Muruganantham by Puducherry police and announcing him as a ‘rowdy’ as an attempt to detain him under ‘Goondas Act’ – Regarding

Human Rights Defenders Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action – Mr. Vaiko – Prominent political leader, Former Member of Indian Parliament and well known human rights defender – Mr. Vaiko denied entry into Malaysia, denied his dignity and deported to India by Malaysian authorities – Seeking reference of this complaint to SUHAKAM, Malaysia

Human Rights Defenders Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action – Mr. Vaiko –  Prominent political leader, Former Member of Indian Parliament  and well known human rights defender – Mr. Vaiko denied entry into Malaysia, denied his dignity and deported to India by Malaysian authorities – Seeking reference of this complaint to SUHAKAM, Malaysia

HRDA-India-UA-TN-Salem District – M. Valarmathi – A Post Graduate student of Mass Communication and Journalism at Periyar University – arrested for distributing pamphlets seeking support for a protest against a methane project in Neduvasal – later detained under Goondas Act by the Salem City Police Commissioner

HRDA-India-UA-TN-Salem District – M. Valarmathi – A Post Graduate student of Mass Communication and Journalism at Periyar University – arrested for distributing pamphlets seeking support for a protest against a methane project in Neduvasal – later detained under Goondas Act by the Salem City Police Commissioner