HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action –Tamilnadu: Case of intimidation, assault and illegal arrest on fabricated charges of Mr. Prabhakaran, a student and human rights defender along with other social activists of Makkal Mandram in Vellore district of Tamilnadu

HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action –Tamilnadu: Case of intimidation, assault and illegal arrest on fabricated charges of Mr. Prabhakaran, a student and human rights defender along with other social activists of Makkal Mandram in Vellore district of Tamilnadu

HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action – Delhi: Illegal arrest and detention under sedition charges of Mr. Kanhaiya Kumar, President of Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union on 12 February, 2016 by Delhi police in New Delhi.

HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action – Delhi: Illegal arrest and detention under sedition charges of Mr. Kanhaiya Kumar, President of Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union on 12 February, 2016 by Delhi  police in New Delhi.

HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action– Odisha: Case of physical assault and threats to journalists and human rights defenders, Mr. Kisan Borai and Ms. Jogamaya Mishra by supporters of the secretary of Market Union in Bhubaneswar in Odisha

HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action– Odisha: Case of physical assault and threats to journalists and human rights defenders, Mr. Kisan Borai and Ms. Jogamaya Mishra by supporters of the secretary of Market Union in Bhubaneswar in Odisha

HRD Alert – India – Appeal for Action – Kerala: Woman television journalist and news anchor Ms. Sindhu Sooryakumar, chief coordinating editor of Malayalam-language news channel, Asianet in Kerala issued death threats, verbally abused and warned with ‘dire consequences’ on phone after she hosted a discussion raising questions over the alleged denigration of Hindu Goddess Durga in the context of the ongoing protests in the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

HRD Alert – India – Appeal for Action – Kerala: Woman television journalist and news anchor Ms. Sindhu Sooryakumar, chief coordinating editor of Malayalam-language news channel, Asianet in Kerala issued death threats, verbally abused and warned with ‘dire consequences’ on phone after she hosted a discussion raising questions over the alleged denigration of Hindu Goddess Durga in the context of the ongoing protests in the Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi

HRD Alert – India – Memorandum for Action –– Chhattisgarh: Seeking Hon’ble National Human Rights Commission’s intervention in the case of repeated harassment, intimidation and torture of the relatives and friends of women human rights defender and tribal rights activist Ms. Soni Sori in Chhattisgarh. In the latest move Chhattisgarh police illegally detained her brother-in-law, Mr. Ajay Markam, her sister Ms. Dhaneshwari Markam and others and reportedly tortured them in police custody in Jagdlapur town of district Bastar in Chhattisgarh

HRD Alert – India – Memorandum for Action –– Chhattisgarh: Seeking Hon’ble National Human Rights Commission’s intervention in the case of repeated harassment, intimidation and torture of the relatives and friends of women human rights defender and tribal rights activist Ms. Soni Sori in Chhattisgarh. In the latest move Chhattisgarh police illegally detained her brother-in-law, Mr. Ajay Markam, her sister Ms. Dhaneshwari Markam and others and reportedly tortured them in police custody in Jagdlapur town of district Bastar in Chhattisgarh

HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action – Uttar Pradesh: Attempts to target and harass political activist and woman human rights defender Ms. Richa Singh, Allahabad University’s first ever students union woman president by the Allahabad university administration in Uttar Pradesh

HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action – Uttar Pradesh: Attempts to target and harass political activist and woman human rights defender Ms. Richa Singh, Allahabad University’s first ever students union woman president by the Allahabad university administration in Uttar Pradesh

India – Appeal for Action – Karnataka: Students and women protestors from Bahujan Vidyarthi Sangha (BVS) in Bangalore beaten brutally and arrested by Bangalore city police of Karnataka on 3rd February, 2016 -denying them their rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and association and register their protest

India – Appeal for Action – Karnataka: Students and women protestors from Bahujan Vidyarthi Sangha (BVS) in Bangalore beaten brutally and arrested by Bangalore city police of Karnataka on 3rd February, 2016 -denying them their rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and association and register their protest

HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action – Delhi: Open death threats issued to environmental rights activist and human rights defender Mr. Vimlendu Jha by the Hindu right wing Hindu Sena on 8th March, 2016 in New Delhi

HRD Alert – India – Urgent Appeal for Action – Delhi: Open death threats issued to environmental rights activist and human rights defender Mr. Vimlendu Jha by the Hindu right wing Hindu Sena on 8th March, 2016 in New Delhi

HRD Alert – India – Appeal for Action – Tamilnadu: Arrest and detention of Tamil folk singer Mr. S. Kovan, a member of the cultural wing of Makkal Kalai Ilakkiya Kazhagam or People’s Art and Literary Association and fifty six activists and students for protesting against Mr. Kanhaiya Kumar’s arrest by Delhi police – denying their rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and association and right to protest

HRD Alert – India – Appeal for Action – Tamilnadu: Arrest and detention of Tamil folk singer Mr. S. Kovan, a member of the cultural wing of Makkal Kalai Ilakkiya Kazhagam or People’s Art and Literary Association and fifty six activists and students for protesting against Mr. Kanhaiya Kumar’s arrest by Delhi police – denying their rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and association and right to protest

HRD Alert – India – Appeal for Action – Maharashtra: Peaceful protesters demanding justice for Rohith Vemula in Dharavi, Mumbai beaten up by workers believed to be affiliated to Hindu right wing Rashtra Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) – denial of their rights to free assembly and association and right to register protest

HRD Alert – India – Appeal for Action – Maharashtra: Peaceful protesters demanding justice for Rohith Vemula in Dharavi, Mumbai beaten up by workers believed to be affiliated to Hindu right wing Rashtra Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) – denial of their rights to free assembly and association and right to register protest