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Gujarat Government Rewarding Illegal Acts of Subservient Policemen and Bureaucrats

Rewarding Illegal Acts Subservient Policemen and Bureaucrats In August 2004, Rahul Sharma submitted a critical piece of evidence, a CD containing the cellphone call records of BJP leaders and senior police officials, to the Nanavati-Shah Commission. This has not been probed by the State Government at all. Investigations have been conducted solely by citizens rights…

Unjustly Punishing Law Abiding Officers

Punishing Law Abiding Officers Policy of Punishment to Honest Officers who acted in Accordance with the Law and the Indian Constitution and Rewarding those who did not aide by illegal and unconstitutional directives of the political leadership RB Sreekumar ADGP denied Promotion. This Officer was finally promoted following the Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) upholding his…

Report by the National Commission for Minorities after its visit to Gujarat, October 13-17, 2006

In August 29, 2006, social activists filed complaints before the National Commission for Minorities.They pointed out that more than 5,000 Muslim families in Gujarat are staying in makeshift colonies in four districts of Gujarat. In view of the tense situation in their original place of residence, these people are unable to return. In the absence…

Inadequate Compensation (Official and Independent Studies)

The Gujarat state has paid out a mere Rs 1.5 lakh (Rs 90,000 in cash and Rs 60,000 in Narmada Bonds) as compensation to the next of kin of those killed in the violence of 2002.   A detailed memoranda to the United Progressive Alliance (UPA I) not to mention three public meetings held by…

Pathetic Living conditions of the Refugees

FoodCommReport2007 A report on the pitiable living conditions of Gujarat’s refugees was submitted to the Supreme Court by Supreme Court Commissioner, NC Sexena, in the PUCL’s Right to Food petition. The highlights and appalling facts of the Report are as under:   It was established prima facie that the directions of the honourable Supreme Court…

Gujarat Government Systematically Subverting the Prosecuting Agency

Subverting the Prosecuting Agency Systematically, the government of Gujarat subverted the prosecutions launched in the Gujarat Carnage 2002 cases by appointing Law Officers who were active card holding members of the Organisations Implicated in the Crimes (the RSS, VHP, BD and BJP) in stead of Lawyers with unimpeachable independence and integrity The Supreme Court severely…

Ineffective Relief and Rehabilitation (Official and Independent Studies)

The Government of Gujarat’s partisan approach was towards the victims of the communal violence was reflected in the declaration of two distinct and discriminatory compensation packages for the families of victims who had died in the Godhra fire and those who had been massacred thereafter. Under the Gujarat government’s original plan, the families of victims…

Massacre at Lunawada

March 2002-December 2005 Victim survivors of the mass massacre at Lunawada made oral and written applications   addressed to the DIG Vadodara, Collector, Panchmahal, DYSP Godhra , Deputy Collector, Lunawada, Mamlatdar, Khanpur. They even went before the Medical Officer Panchal for recovery of dead bodies.  

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