Press Release

E.g., 03/02/2021
E.g., 03/02/2021
S.No. Article ID Title Release Date
1 34712 NHRC reiterates its recommendations to the Govt. of Uttar Pradesh and calls for compliance report in a case of gang rape in Moradabad (01.03.2021) 01-Mar-2021
2 34711 NHRC to the Defence Ministry: Show cause why Rs. 5 Lakh should not be recommended as a relief for the death of an innocent citizen in the Army firing at Changlang, Arunachal Pradesh 26-Feb-2021
3 34710 NHRC not satisfied with the plea of Delhi Police in a case of custodial torture; recommends payment of Rs. 1 lakh each to the two victims and departmental action against the erring officials 23-Feb-2021
4 34709 NHRC sets aside no foul play contention of the Kerala Government in a case of suspected murder at a Alappuzha jail; reiterates payment of Rs. 5 lakh to the victim’s family and criminal proceedings in the matter 22-Feb-2021
5 34708 NHRC accepts the criminal proceedings against the 16 arrested accused by the Government of Uttar Pradesh in the murder of a journalist by the alleged sand mafia in Unnao 22-Feb-2021
6 34707 NHRC accepts the action taken by the concerned authorities in the Styrene gas leakage tragedy in Andhra Pradesh; relief paid to the victims and criminal proceedings initiated against the 12 accused (19.02.2021) 19-Feb-2021
7 34706 NHRC asks Rajasthan govt to take action against the erring cops and pay Rs 2 lakh as relief for the delay in registration of FIR into the death of a student on allegations of corporal punishment in Kota 19-Feb-2021
8 34705 NHRC honours the eights winners of its short film competition on human rights 08-Feb-2021
9 34704 NHRC’s persistence results in criminal proceedings against the guilty police personnel and payment of relief to the three victims in a case of false implication and custodial rape in Dist. Balrampur, Uttar Pradesh (05.02.2021) 05-Feb-2021
10 34703 NHRC issues notice to the Government of Uttar Pradesh over reported missing children of a couple exonerated on false charges of murder after spending five years in an Agra jail 28-Jan-2021
11 34702 NHRC in a case of disappearance and death in District Mahendergarh finds loop holes in police action; issues show cause notice to the Government of Haryana (25.01.2021) 25-Jan-2021
12 34701 NHRC notice to Chief Secretary and Director General of Police, Government of Madhya Pradesh calling for report on alleged rape of a 13 year old girl by nine men on separate occasions after being abducted twice in Umaria Dist. 18-Jan-2021
13 34700 NHRC notice to the Govt of Maharashtra over the death of 10 newborns due to fire in Bhandara District General Hospital, Maharashtra 11-Jan-2021
14 34699 NHRC holds judicial inquiry by an ACMM as shady into a death in Ahmedabad prison; writes to the Chief Justice, Gujarat High Court for necessary action; State Chief Secretary to show cause why Rs. 3 lakh relief to victim’s family be not recommended 08-Jan-2021
15 34698 NHRC notice to the Govt of Uttar Pradesh over the death of 23 people and injury to several others due to collapse of a shelter at a crematorium in district Ghaziabad 05-Jan-2021
16 34697 NHRC reiterates its recommendation to Delhi Government: Pay Rs. 3 lakh as relief in a case of death in judicial custody in Tihar Central Jail 05-Jan-2021
17 34696 NHRC holds zero manual scavenging claims of many States far from truth; recommends action against authorities for wrong reporting 04-Jan-2021
18 34695 NHRC notice to the Secretary (CPV), Ministry of External Affairs, and D.G. Shipping over stranded Indian seafarers in Chinese waters (01.01.2021) 01-Jan-2021