Press Release on Emergency in Bastar by WSS & Citizens For Peace And Justice in Chhattisgarh

WSS and Citizens for Peace and Justice in Chhattisgarh had organized a press meet in Delhi on 12th January 2017 to highlight the emergency-like situation in Chhattisgarh and the brazen attacks on human rights defenders demanding accountability from the state and police department.

Prof Nandini Sundar, Advocate Shalini Gera, researcher and journalist Vineet Tewari, WSS member Rinchin and human rights lawyer Adv Vrinda Grover and Advocate Savithri (member of the Telengana Democratic Forum and wife of Advocate Balla Ravindranath, one of the seven members of a fact­finding team on their way to Bastar who were picked up on Christmas Day by the Chhattisgarh police) spoke on the occasion.

Read the press release here

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