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Searched for Human Rights in India Asia. Matches found: 4
1 National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) Tel: +91-11-2338-4856
Autonomous body that enquires into human rights abuses and recommends remedial measures; based in New Delhi; has all the powers of a civil court, and its own investigation teams; acts in cases of failure to take action, illegal arrest etc
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2 Punjab State Human Rights Commission (PSHRC)
Body set up by the Punjab government to protect human rights; based in Chandigarh; chaired by a retired high court judge
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3 Gulabi Gang
Rural women's movement formed in 2006 by Sampat Pal Devi in the Banda District of Uttar Pradesh, to punish human rights abuses, oppressive husbands, fathers, & brothers, discourage child marriages, & combat domestic violence & desertion
Women's Associations   Human Rights  
4 People's Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL)
Organisation in Delhi for civil liberties & human rights, born out of People's Union for Civil Liberties & Democratic Rights founded by politician Jaya Prakash Narayan; conducts annual JP Memorial Lecture, & publishes journal (PUCL Bulletin)
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