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FT notice on electric poles

Here’s why CJP wrote to Assam authorities over FT notices being pasted on electric poles This is in contravention of provisions of FT Order, 1964

CJP has approached the Deputy Commissioner, Bongaigaon, Principal Secretary to the Government of Assam and Superintendent of Police (Border) with a memorandum to take cognizance of some instances where Foreigners Tribunal (FT) notices are not being duly served upon the noticee and instead, pasted on electricity poles in different parts of Bongaigaon. Watch the video…

Women Weavers of Purvanchal Fact Finding

समस्या सुनिए, नहीं तो गोली मार दीजिए: पूर्वांचल के बुनकर CJP की फैक्ट फाइंडिंग टीम पूर्वांचल के बुनकरों की दुर्दशा बयान कर रही हैं

कोरोनाकाल के लॉकडाउन और कर्फ्यू ने पूर्वांचल की हज़ारों महिला बुनकरों की जीविका बर्बाद कर दिया है, भूख और मुसीबतों के पहाड़ ने उन्हें ऐसे क़दम लेने पर मजबूर कर दिया है जिसकी हम कल्पना भी नहीं कर सकते हैं. CJP की फैक्ट फाइंडिंग टीम की रिपोर्ट में देखिये ये महिलाएं क्या कह रही हैं.…

Gopal Mondal Abdul Sheikh

Victory! Two more inmates released from Assam detention camp with CJP’s help They were languishing in the Goalpara Detention Camp for two years

CJP helps two men, hailing from economically weak backgrounds, secure release on bail from Goalpara detention camp in Assam. Despite facing challenges due to Covid surge, lockdown, curfew and in the middle of heavy rainfall and an earthquake, team CJP completed all formalities to help these two men so that they can return to their…

Combat Covid 19 with CJP

How CJP is fighting the Covid-19 surge We are compiling verified information to combat Covid 19

India is reeling under a second surge of Covid-19, with over a lakh new cases of infection being reported every day. There is a re-imposition of curfews and varying degrees of lockdown in different parts of the country. In a bid to end confusion and panic, CJP is compiling verified information to help people looking…

CJP against Covid second wave

CJP continues its fight against COVID in 2021 Our fight against COVID is our fight for Human Rights

CJP’s campaign against hunger reached all across Greater Mumbai and thousands of families, in 2020. In 2021, we are gearing up in this second wave and planning to reach out to those who need our help, while creating awareness about COVID-19 relief, as cases rise on a daily basis. Support us in this fight against…

Karimpur CJP fact Finding Weaver

लॉकडाउन ने करीमपुर को बनाया खंडहर, बुनकर हुए मोहताज लॉकडाउन ने बुनकरों की दुर्दशा कर दी है, CJP टीम के एक्सक्लूसिव वीडियो

CJP की फैक्ट फाइंडिंग टीम, पूर्वांचल के बुनकरों की दुर्दशा बयान कर रही हैं, देखिए करीमपुर की दास्तान, जहाँ लॉकडाउन ने बुनकरों का जीवन यापन दूभर कर दिया है। CJP फैक्ट फाइंडिंग टीम के बारे में अधिक जानने के लिए: cjp.org.in पर लॉग ऑन करें . Related: Lockdown Impact: Crushing debt, mounting bills Lockdown Impact: Weaver family…

Shanti Basfore

CJP reaches out to the family of Dalit woman in Assam’s detention camp CJP will continue to help more hapless citizens like her

60 year old Shanti Basfore, who belongs to a small Dalit Community in Assam, has been jailed in the Kokrajhar Detention camp since May 2019. Even though she had all valid documents, poverty and lack of education made her fail to appear before the Foreigners’ Tribunals, when she was sent a Notice. She was then…

CJP stands firm in Assam

CJP Assam stands firm in its fight against citizenship crisis We are providing legal and paralegal aid to those tormented by the system

CJP has been relentlessly reaching out and helping every Indian Citizen fighting the Citizenship Crisis in Assam. From freeing those wrongly jailed in Inhumane Detention Camps of Assam to those falsely accused of being a ‘Foreigner’, we are providing paralegal and legal aid to every single person, who is tormented by the system. CJP will…

Baha Festival

Baha “flower festival” of the Santhals Watch this video to witness the rituals and celebrations of Baha Parab

CJP Grassroots Fellow Ripon Sheikh brings to us exclusive images from the springtime flower festival, Baha Parab, celebrated by the Santhals and other tribes of India. Please Support our fellows so that more such stories can be shared with the world. Know more about our fellows here. To donate visit: https://cjp.org.in/donate Related: CJP Grassroots Fellowship:…

Fact Finding Bunkar Varanasi

लॉकडाउन से बुनकरों की बुरी हालत, CJP ने किया खुलासा देखिए पूर्वांचल के बुनकरों का यह विशेष वीडियो

CJP की फैक्ट फाइंडिंग टीम आपके लिए लेकर आई है पूर्वांचल के बुनकरों की हताशा और निराशा की दास्तान. जो लॉकडाउन तथा प्रशासनिक उदासीनता के प्रभाव को उजागर कर रही है. Related: Lockdown Impact: Crushing debt, mounting bills Lockdown Impact: Weaver family drowning in debt Lockdown Impact: Weavers forced to become tea sellers! How Purvanchal’s…

CJP Wednesdays Assam Update

Assam: CJP’s fight against citizenship crisis stronger than ever Our team in Assam is reaching remote areas and marginalized regions

CJP Assam continues its fight against the citizenship crisis, stronger and braver than ever. We are going door to door in remote areas of Assam, collecting documents of citizenship and being there beside those who need our assistance. We have been fighting relentlessly for every Indian battling the citizenship crisis in Assam, in courts and…

CJP Wednesdays RightsCast

RIGHTSCAST: Introducing CJP’s new Podcast Series Listen to the voices of everyday Indians

From Citizenship concerns in Assam, to an unequal battle for Forest Rights, from rights defenders put behind bars, to young CJP Fellows, we bring to you our new podcast series, Rightscast. Listen to these important conversations around Human Rights issues, tales of struggles to uphold India’s Constitution and the voices of everyday Indians. To Know…

Land Claim Chitrakoot

Adivasi women file land claims under FRA, CJP and AIUFWP make history CJP stands with the Forest Dwellers and Adivasis

On March 23, the All India Union of Forest Working People (AIUFWP), assisted by Citizens for Justice and Peace (CJP), achieved a historic milestone. Watch this video to know how our teams succeeded in helping the Forest Dwelling communities to put together all documents necessary and file as many as 20 community claims by women…

Land Claims Chitrakoot

History created as forest land claims are filed for 8 villages in Chitrakoot Our teams have been putting together all documentation necessary to file community claims

AIUFWP and CJP make history as Forest Land Claims are filed in Chitrakoot, a forested region in UP, for eight villages. Our teams have been toiling relentlessly in Chitrakoot, even amidst the Covid-19 pandemic, putting together all documentation necessary to file community claims to forest land and conducting online sessions with community leaders and grassroots…

Forest Fire Ayodhya Hills

Ayodhya Hills on Fire: CJP fellow brings us images from ground zero Our grassroots fellows are bringing out stories that are often ignored by mainstream media

CJP grassroots Fellow Ripon Sheikh brings us images and videos from Purulia and areas around Ayodhya Hills where a huge bushfire, reportedly started by suspected miscreants, set hundreds of trees and vegetation ablaze. Youth and social workers, including members of DYFI came out to bring the situation under control in this water-scarce district. Children and…

Yati Narsinghanand Hate Watch

Meet hate spewing ‘Sadhu’ Yati Narsighnanad CJP has moved MEITy and Minority Affairs Ministry against this repeat hate offender

Who is the hateful, violent and bigoted Hindu Leader Yati Narasinghanad Sarasawati? From openly declaring war on Muslims in India to supporting acts of Genocide and violence, here’s what you need to know about the hate spewing Sadhu who gives arms training to Hindu children. CJP has moved MEITy and Minority Affairs Ministry against repeat…

Yati Narsinghanand CJP wednesdays

CJP takes steps to fight Yati Narsinghand hate speech The complaint lists down the violation of several sections of IPC and IT rules

CJP has approached the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MEITy) and the Ministry of Minority Affairs (MMA) with a complaint against Yati Narsinghanand Saraswati, who has been making offensive and discriminatory speech online, selectively targeting the Muslim community. The complaint to MEITY and MMA states how he has constantly vilified the Muslim community and…

Khoj celebrates Women's Day

CJP Khoj celebrates Women’s Day On March 8th, International Women's Day, Khoj organized an online session

CJP’s secular educational programme Khoj recently celebrated International Women’s Day, in an online session, with a group of young children from Bombay’s BMC schools. Khoj has been creating dialogues with young minds for years, through classroom exercises, so that they identify their individual rights and deepen the values enshrined in the Indian constitution. Know more…

Nodeep Kaur Teesta Interview

जेल से निकल के मैं डर से घर पर बैठने वाली नहीं हूँ: नोदीप कौर A conversation with Labour Rights Activist Nodeep Kaur

सीजेपी सचिव तीस्ता सेतलवाड़ ने, हिम्मती श्रम अधिकार कार्यकर्ता नोदीप कौर से उनके जेल में बिताए समय और विश्व भर से मिले भारी समर्थन के अनुभव के बारे में पूछा। नोदीप ने इसके अलावा अपने बैकग्राउंड के बारे में बताया, प्रशासन की खामियों को उजागर किया, अपने संघर्ष की बातें की और अपने अगले क़दम से अवगत कराया।…

CJP moves Guwahati HC video

CJP files a petition for legal aid to NRC excluded persons in Assam CJP moves Guwahati High Court

Citizens for Justice and Peace (CJP) has filed a petition before Guwahati High Court seeking directions to the state to formulate effective and robust modalities for legal aid in terms of having trained panels of lawyers and adequate front offices in light of the impending appeals to be filed before Foreigners Tribunals by people from…

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