Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Topic: Custodial torture

“They asked my wife to beat me,” Muslim couple share ordeal of custodial torture; seven cops booked

The Calcutta High Court has directed a Muslim couple to file an FIR against seven police officers, including the Islampur city police station in-charge in West Bengal's Uttar Dinajpur district, for alleged torture resulting in kidney failure for Muhammad Shahjamal (30) and his wife Sabnaj Khatun (24) in police custody.

UP: Muslim man dies after detention, family alleges custodial torture

Local police in Rataul, a village in Western Uttar Pradesh's Baghpat, are accused of custodial torture after a labourer succumbed to injuries in a...

Hyderabad: Muslim minor girls held in illegal custody for human trafficking released after 48 hours

11 Muslim girls who were “illegally detained” by the Railway Protection Force (RPF), Government Railway Police Force (GRPF) and Anti- Human Trafficking Unit (AHTU) on the suspicion of being involved in ‘child labour’ and ‘human trafficking’ in Hyderabad on June 12, alleged that they were framed and harassed in the custody.

UP: Muslim youth alleges assault in police custody after requesting officers to remove shoes in mosque

Junaid Babu, a resident of Darvaispur village in Kaushambi district of Uttar Pradesh has alleged that he was brutally beaten in the police custody as he asked them to not enter the mosque wearing shoes.

TN: Inquiry ordered after IPS officer accused of custodial torture

The district administration in Tamil Nadu’s Tirunelveli has ordered an inquiry against Assistant Superintendent of Police Balveer Singh after three persons accused him of custodial torture....

UP: Probe finds cops guilty of custodial torture, recommends censure entry in service book

A departmental enquiry report into police action in Uttar Pradesh's Saharanpur last year found that two Sub-inspectors are guilty of custodial violence and tarnishing...