An early day motion on the death of Father Swamy passed in the UK Parliament.
US State Department spokeperson: “Our condolences go out to Father Swamy’s family and all those with whom he worked and mentored to make the world a more just place for us all.”
“This includes increasing restrictions on freedom of expression and the detention of human rights activists and journalists.”
The parliamentary group of Die Linke, a German political party, raises important questions on human rights situation in India.
Provide Essential Medical Supplies; Urge India to Free Rights Defenders, Address Abuses
Tabled on 15 December 2020, UK parliament expressed its profound concern at the growing number of arrests in India of human rights defenders critical of Narendra Modi.
A committee of the European Parliament has adopted a report which expressed concern over the “deteriorating human rights situation in India”.
After e-petitions crossed 100,000 signatures UK Parliament debates press freedom and safety of protestors in India.
General Lloyd Austin on the first visit by a top member of US President Joe Biden’s administration to India.
Text of speech on human rights violations in India by Janet Rice, Australian Greens Senator, in the Australian Federal Parliament on 23 February 2021.