Saturday, April 20, 2024

Topic: Custodial death

“They killed my husband”: Muslim man died in custody in West Bengal

Sheikh Sabir Ali who was arrested by West Bengal Police six months ago in a drug case and have been languishing in Dum Dum Central Jail, breathed his last on Monday night at R G Kar Medical College and Hospital.

Custodial death of Muslim girl: Fact-finding report alleges foul play

A fact-finding team has flagged irregularities in the custodial death of an 18-year-old Muslim girl in West Bengal’s Uttar Dinajpur district. According to police,...

TN custodial death of Dalit man: SC Commission demands suspension of 5 cops

The National Commission for Scheduled Castes (NCSC) on Friday asked Tamil Nadu’s (DGP) to suspend and arrest five police officials in relation to the custodial death of Vignesh

Chennai: Police offered 1 Lakh rupees to stay silent about custodial death of man, claims family

Days after a man died in custody in a Chennai police station, his brother claimed on Saturday that the police offered him Rs 1 lakh to stay silent on the matter.

18-year-old jailed Muslim youth dies in Delhi, family alleges torture

Around 7 am on 14 February, Ayub Malik received a call from Neranjan Kumar, Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI), Hari Nagar Police Station, informing him that...

“Don’t you know how powerful we are?,” TN police asked Dalit man who died in custody

A Dalit man with a disability, Prabhakar, in Tamil Nadu’s Salem district was found dead in police custody on 12 January after he, along with his wife, was picked up from their home on allegations of theft and faced police torture in custody.