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UAPA enacts process as punishment

It is time for political parties to eschew their blinkered approach and make a concerted effort to repeal this unlawful law Read original article here. The police action in Tripura is a reminder that the UAPA is a catch-all law with a grim political caveat. (Illustration by Suvajit Dey) A narrative is underway, and the … More

Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act

Global bodies demand Kashmiri human rights activist Khurram Parvez’s release

Read full article here. Several global organisations have demanded the immediate release of Kashmiri human rights activist Khurram Parvez, who was arrested on Monday by the National Investigation Agency. Parvez has been booked under the Unlawful (Activities) Prevention Act in a case filed on November 6 under Sections 38 (offence relating to membership of a terrorist … More

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Anti-CAA Update

Muslim Prisoners of Conscience in India Are Persecuted For Their Faith, Families Tell U.S. Congressional Briefing

Read full press release here. Journalists also are targets of police for reporting the news FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON, D.C., (November 17, 2021) – Muslim Prisoners of Conscience incarcerated in India on false criminal charges continue to face beatings, torture and other forms of violence for speaking out against the government’s persecution of religious minorities, their … More

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