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North East

‘Human rights violation’: Meghalaya seeks NHRC intervention over Mukroh firing

Shillong, November 25: Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma moved the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Friday over the loss of lives in firing by Assam officers at the inter-state border, calling it a "clear violation of human rights". Sangma and deputy chief minister Prestone Tynsong called on NHRC chairperson justice Arun Kumar Mishra and its other members in New Delhi, a statement issued by the Chief Minister's Office (CMO) said. "Informed the Hon'ble Chairperson (NHRC) and the members that the Mukroh incident was a clear violation of human...
North East

No forceful eviction in Arunachal villages for OIL project, NHRC told

Guwahati, September 2: The Petroleum Ministry has informed the NHRC that no forceful eviction of tribals will be made in two Arunachal Pradesh villages for an Oil India Ltd project without paying compensation to the affected people. Following the assurance from the Union Ministry, the National Human Rights Commission has closed the complaint filed by Chakma Development Foundation of India, a CDFI press release said on Friday. The Ministry has also informed the NHRC that action be taken in accordance with law, leading the rights body to close the complaint...
Nagaland News

NHRC to conduct public hearing

Dimapur, October 31: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has decided to hold an open public hearing on grievances of...
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