HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action – Rajasthan: RTI activists and human rights defenders from Soochana Evam Rozgar Ka Adhikar Abhiyan, Rajasthan and Mazdoor Kisan Shakti Sangathan (MKSS), Rajasthan were brutally assaulted / denied of their rights to freedom of free assembly/association and right to protest on 16 January 2016 in Aklera Block in Jhalawar district of Rajasthan

HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action – Rajasthan: RTI activists and human rights defenders from Soochana Evam Rozgar Ka Adhikar Abhiyan, Rajasthan and Mazdoor Kisan Shakti Sangathan (MKSS), Rajasthan were brutally assaulted / denied of their rights to freedom of free assembly/association and right to protest on 16 January 2016 in Aklera Block in Jhalawar district of Rajasthan

HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action– Odisha: RTI activist and human rights defender, Mr. N. A. Saha Ansari, Vice President, Community Radio Association of India was physically assaulted in Konark, district Puri of Odisha.

HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action– Odisha: RTI activist and human rights defender, Mr. N. A. Saha Ansari, Vice President, Community Radio Association of India was physically assaulted in Konark, district Puri of Odisha.

HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action – Uttar Pradesh – Mr. Tanveer Ahmed Siddiqui: Case of ill treatment, verbal abuse and physical assault on RTI activist and human rights defender Mr. Tanveer Ahmed Siddiqui allegedly by the Uttar Pradesh State Information Commissioner, Mr. Arvind Singh Bisht for demanding information through Right to Information Act in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action – Uttar Pradesh – Mr. Tanveer Ahmed Siddiqui: Case of ill treatment, verbal abuse and physical assault on RTI activist and human rights defender Mr. Tanveer Ahmed Siddiqui allegedly by the Uttar Pradesh State Information Commissioner, Mr. Arvind Singh Bisht for demanding information through Right to Information Act in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action – Uttar Pradesh – Dr. Sandeep Pandey, a Ramon Magsaysay Awardee: Harassment and intimidation of a social activist and human rights defender Dr. Sandeep Pandey by arbitrarily and prematurely terminating his teaching contract on frivolous grounds such as being a “Naxalite”, engaging in “anti-national” activities by the authorities of IIT-Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh.

HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action – Uttar Pradesh – Dr. Sandeep Pandey, a Ramon Magsaysay Awardee: Harassment and intimidation of a social activist and human rights defender Dr. Sandeep Pandey by arbitrarily and prematurely terminating his teaching contract on frivolous grounds such as being a “Naxalite”, engaging in “anti-national” activities by the authorities of IIT-Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh.