Father of Dalit labour activist Shiv Kumar alleges his son tortured in police custody

Shiv Kumar, a Dalit labour-rights activist and president of the Mazdoor Adhikar Sangathan, faced severe custodial…

Rights group condemn custodial sexual violence faced by Dalit trade union activist in Haryana

Condemning the arrest and custodial sexual violence faced by 24 year old dalit worker, Nodeep Kaur,…

No progress in probe into Faizan’s death; High Court issues notice to Delhi Police

The Delhi High Court on Thursday issued a notice to Delhi Police's Crime Branch in a…

Tuticorin custodial deaths: CBI reiterates that father-son duo was arrested in false case

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) reiterated that the father-son duo Jeyaraj and Beniks, who died…

‘Father-son duo beaten whole night,’ head constable Revathy to court. Magistrate says policemen try to intimidate her

In her eyewitness statement, Sathankulam Police Station's head constable Revathy told the Judicial Magistrate of Kovilpatti…

In 2019, India registered average five custodial deaths daily

1,731 persons died in custody in India during 2019 which makes five deaths daily, according to…

In Tamilnadu, 15 police killings but not a single chargesheet, Kanimozhi MP’s letter to NHRC (full text)

Kanimozhi alleged that there have been 15 incidents of custodial deaths in the State but not…