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A State Level Consultation on AFSPA

A State Level Consultation on AFSPA, Extra Judicial Killings, displacement due to big dams, Struggle of tea garden workers and Kokrajhar Violence was held on 3rd March, 2013 in Guwahati

The consultation brought to fore a diversity of issues and challenges underpinning the agitations of tea garden workers, protests against big dams and displacement, Armed Forces Special Power Act (AFSPA) induced human rights abuses, Kokrajhar ethnic violence and the several ongoing ethnic conflicts in the state of Assam. The consultation saw a range of participants, […]

Fact Finding Report on Muzaffarnagar Riots

Fact Finding Report on Muzaffarnagar Riots, September 22 – 23 September, 2013

A team of 24 activists, journalists, lawyers and students visited several relief camps and villages in Muzaffarnagar, Shamli and Ghaziabad districts of Uttar Pradesh on September 22 – 23 September, 2013. The team met hundreds of victims, scores of relief camp committee members; spoke to people in general on the dhabas and in mohallas. We […]

Report of the Fact Finding by Human Rights Law Network, Guwahati Chapter in the Relief Camps and Affected Villages of Goalpara District

Report of the Fact Finding by Human Rights Law Network, Guwahati Chapter in the Relief Camps and Affected Villages of Goalpara District

A team of five advocates from  HRLN and social workers of concerned District of Goalpara formed a local fact finding team. They visited various relief camps and effected villages of Goalpara district. They also consulted with the inmates living in the relief camps and peoples of the affected villages. Further condition of the inmates in […]

A Brief Report of the Fact Finding Team on Lower Suktel Project in the District of Bolangir

Report of the Fact Finding Team on Lower Suktel Project in the District of Bolangir

Lower Suktel River is locally known as life line of Banalgir District. Entire Bolangir district is under scarcity of water since long. In the event the project functions & preservation of water,  the decreasing ground water level will develop slowly and that people of Bolangir Town will get sufficient drinking water. There is no definite […]

Report – A Visit to meet to the Anti-Posco Members at Gobindapur

Anti-posco protest is continuing ever since the MoU signed between State Govt.of Odisha and Posco India. The local people of proposed posco area are strongly protesting to its establishment of steel plant. However, land acquisition is being carried out against the wish of the people. There was a considerable period of silence in the process […]