Press Release

E.g., 07/08/2020
E.g., 07/08/2020
S.No. Article ID Title Release Date
1 34662 NHRC notice to the Chief Secretary and DGP, Uttar Pradesh over reported death of 7 persons due to fire in a reported illegal candle factory of Ghaziabad 06-Jul-2020
2 34661 NHRC notice to Union HRD Ministry and Government of Bihar over reported plight of poor children due to non-supply of mid-day meal in Bhagalpur in the wake of extended closure of schools 06-Jul-2020
3 34660 NHRC notice to the Chief Secretary, Government of Uttar Pradesh over the reported death of a child due to negligence of doctors at Kannauj District Hospital 02-Jul-2020
4 34659 NHRC to UTs of J&K and Ladakh : Send intimation of custodial and encounter deaths in 24 hours and 48 hours respectively as per its guidelines to all States and UTs 02-Jul-2020
5 34658 NHRC notice to the Government of Uttar Pradesh over reported killing of a journalist by the alleged sand mafia in Unnao 26-Jun-2020
6 34657 NHRC notice to the Chief Secretary and DGP, Uttar Pradesh over reports of 57 minor girls found COVID positive; 5 of them pregnant and one HIV positive at a State run Shelter Home in Kanpur 22-Jun-2020
7 34656 NHRC notice to the U.P. Government over reported dumping of a body in a garbage bin: Asks to issue necessary guidelines for providing prompt medical care to people found on roads and dignity to the deceased persons (12.06.2020) 12-Jun-2020
8 34655 NHRC notice to IRDA and Union Finance Ministry over reported refusal or high premium for mediclaim policies for healthcare workers (12.06.2020) 12-Jun-2020
9 34654 NHRC team finds better communication measures needed for patients and attendants in Delhi’s LNJP Hospital; Will continue to keep a check on the claimed facilities COVID patients. (11.06.2020) 11-Jun-2020
10 34653 NHRC notice to Delhi Government and Union Health Ministry over serious allegations about COVID mismanagement including non-availability of beds, inadequate number of tests, increasing deaths, delay in last rites of the deceased in Delhi (10.06.2020) 10-Jun-2020
11 34652 NHRC notice to the U.P. Govt over medical apathy towards two expecting women in G.B. Nagar and NOIDA: Asks the Union Health Ministry to issue instructions to States and UTs not to deny treatment to those needing critical care other than COVID 08-Jun-2020
12 34651 Supreme Court allows NHRC intervention in its suo motu writ petition on the problems and miseries of migrant labourers in the wake of nationwide lockdown (05.06.2020) 05-Jun-2020
13 34650 NHRC notices the Chief Secretaries of Gujarat and Bihar, Chairman, Railway Board and Union Home Secretary on media reports of hardships to labourers on board misdirected special trains, devoid of water,food and basic facilities causing sickness and death 28-May-2020
14 34649 NHRC notice to the Government of Uttar Pradesh over reported death of a migrant worker due to hunger in Saharanpur while walking six days from Ludhiana to back-home in Hardoi (27 may 2020) 27-May-2020
15 34648 NHRC notice to the Government of Uttar Pradesh over reports of dead and injured among the Auraiya road accident victims being carried in the same vehicle (22.05.2020) 22-May-2020
16 34647 NHRC takes cognizance of a migrant mother pulling a suitcase with her child sleeping half hung thereon on Agra Highway: Issues notices to the Chief Secretaries of Punjab and Uttar Pradesh and the District Magistrate, Agra (15.05.2020) 15-May-2020
17 34646 NHRC notice to the Chief Secretary, Haryana and the Police Commissioner, Gurugram over reports of improper police action in the matter of a Manipuri girl,subjected to racial abuse and beating by some locals in the city (15.05.2020) 15-May-2020
18 34645 On way back from Maharashtra, migrant woman from M.P. delivers on road: NHRC notices to the Governments of the two states over reports of hardships to the migrants during the lockdown (14.05.2020) 14-May-2020
19 34644 NHRC notices to the Maharashtra Chief Secretary and DG(Prisons) over allegations of wrong interpretation of Supreme Court Order about releasing the prisoners in the wake of Covid-19 (14.05.2020) 14-May-2020
20 34643 NHRC notices to the Delhi Chief Secretary and the Union Home Secretary on the allegations of negligence in the treatment of Delhi Police constable who died due to Corona (12.05.2020) 12-May-2020
21 34642 NHRC notice to the Chief Secretary, Government of Maharashtra and the District Magistrate, Aurangabad over mowing down of 16 migrant workers by a goods train (08.05.2020) 08-May-2020