Tamil Nadu Activist Who Accused Police Of Human Rights Violations Goes Missing
Authorities in Tamil Nadu must take all measures necessary to investigate the fate and whereabouts of environmental activist S Mugilan, who has been missing since 15 February
URGENT ACTION: Thoothukudi Protestors being held in administration detention
Five protesters have been held under administrative detention since 10 June after participating in protests demanding the closure of a copper plant in southern India.
தூத்துக்குடிக்கு நீதி கோரி…
தூத்துக்குடி ஸ்டெர்லைட் ஆலைக்கு எதிராகப் போராடியவர்களை தொடர் அச்சுறுத்தல், தொந்தரவு செய்தல் மற்றும் கைது செய்வதன் மூலம் ஒடுக்கிவருகிறது காவல் துறை.
Demand Justice for Thoothukudi
For 99 days, local communities in Thoothukudi, Tamil Nadu, were protesting to shut down the Sterlite copper plant over health and environmental concerns.
Justice In Sri Lanka
Victims of human rights violations in Sri Lanka have been denied access to justice.
Victims of human rights violations in Sri Lanka have been denied access to justice and redress, even as new and serious violations continue to be reported.
Arrests for ‘spreading rumours’ unjust
The Tamil Nadu state government must immediately drop charges and release people arrested for allegedly ‘spreading rumours’ on social media about the health of chief minister J Jayalalithaa.
Activist alleges torture in Tamil Nadu prison: civil society calls for independent investigation
Authorities in Tamil Nadu must ensure a swift, impartial and independent criminal investigation into the alleged torture of environmental activist Piyush Manush Sethia in the Salem central prison
Tamil Nadu police must release dalit man arrested on false charges
The Tamil Nadu police must drop all charges and immediately release Dalit author Durai Guna and activist Boopathy Karthikeyan, who were arrested following a complaint that the alleged complainant says he never filed.
Dalit folk singer arrested for ‘sedition’ must be released
The Tamil Nadu government must immediately release Dalit folk singer and activist S Sivadas, popularly known by his stage name Kovan, who was arrested on 30 October over two satirical songs criticizing the state government and chief minister
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