Sunday, Feb 05, 2023

State Human Rights Commission


Activist arrest: Tamil Nadu SHRC orders Rs 2 lakh compensation, action against policemen

March 03, 2022 2:07 pm

The charge against Sophia, the co-passenger in an Indigo flight to Tuticorin was that she shouted a slogan against the central government while then BJP state chief and now Telangana governor Tamilisai Soundarajan was disembarking from the flight at the airport there in September, 2018.

Squats as ‘punishment’: Rural official moves human rights panel against IAS officer

March 23, 2021 4:31 am

According to GSHRC officials in Gandhinagar, Bhikhabhai Ismailbhai Chadi, an extension officer at Bhiloda Taluka Panchayat office in Aravalli, had moved a petition claiming that during a video-conference meeting on January 11, 2021, he was made to do squats, holding his ears.

Probe deaths of aspirants: SHRC to state

June 17, 2014 12:42 am

BJP MP Kirit Somaiya had moved the rights panel alleging poor facilities.

Human rights panel questions civic body over ‘appointment anomaly’, seeks report

March 27, 2014 4:47 am

According to the complaint, Narvekar was made the deputy chief vigilance officer in 2008 after a special post was created for him.

A K Ganguly quits, but says grounds for his removal ‘untenable’

January 09, 2014 3:15 pm

Sources close to Ganguly said he decided to resign as he faced non-cooperation from within WBHRC.

Pressure mounting for action against A K Ganguly

February 06, 2014 3:32 pm

Kapil Sibal questioned the decision of Supreme Court of not taking action against A K Ganguly.

After PWD,BMC evicts tribals from Mankhurd

November 29, 2013 2:01 am

TISS students and others trying to restrain cops ‘beaten up’,detained for hours.

Ex-DGP proposed as HRC member

October 22, 2013 3:40 am

Former Director General of Police Naparajit Mukherjee has been recommended as a member of the state Human Rights Commission.

SHRC registers suo motu complaint against BMC,TMC

October 04, 2013 1:37 am

Following a spate of building collapses this year,SHRC has registered a complaint suo motu against BMC.

Despite summons, govt man will not attend SHRC hearing on Kamduni

August 02, 2013 5:01 am

Additional Chief Secretary (Home) Basudeb Banerjee will not attend the State Human Rights Commission’s hearing on Kamduni case on August 5,running risks of having “arrest warrants” issued against himself.