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Human Rights defenders harassed in Bastar, Chhattisgarh

December 29, 2016 - 12:08 am in Rights

Stop Harassing Human Rights Defenders in Bastar The People’s Union for Civil Liberties, Chhattisgarh strongly condemns the acts of the Chhattisgarh police in harassing, intimidating and suppressing the voices of Human Rights Defenders, particularly in the…

Bloodbath in Bastar: The Theory of Ethinic Cleansing – 2

July 30, 2016 - 6:28 am in Rights

REVISITING THE THEORY OF ETHNIC CLEANSING IN BASTAR Part 1 Part-2 Hatred and Violence Against Christian Minorities Two days ago news appeared in the media…

Bloodbath in Bastar: The Theory of Ethinic Cleansing

June 18, 2016 - 12:31 pm in Rights

REVISITING THE THEORY OF ETHNIC CLEANSING IN BASTAR Part-1  Adivasis and the ongoing Maoist conflict and anti-Maoist operations – whether it is under…

Chhattisgarh government hounding academics

May 25, 2016 - 7:56 pm in Society

The People’s Union for Civil Liberties strongly condemns the shocking action of the Chhattisgarh state police and district administration threatening criminal prosecution against a team of academics and members of the CPI and CPI(M) parties who had visited…

Is Salwa Judum on rise again?

May 18, 2016 - 10:04 pm in Governance

A delegation comprising of Sanjay Parate, Chhattisgarh State Secretary CPI-M, Vineet Tiwari, Joshi-Adhikari Institute, CPI member, New Delhi, Archana Prasad, Professor Jawaharlal Nehru University and CC member AIDWA, and Nandini Sundar, Professor, Delhi University…

Human Rights Defender Soni Sori Brutally Attacked

February 21, 2016 - 7:02 am in Society

Adivasi Leader and Human Rights Defender Soni Sori Brutally Attacked Adivasi leader from Chhathisgarh, Soni Sori was attacked near Kodenar in Bastar. About three men threw some some substance on her face causing intense burning and pain. She was taken to the…

CMM to observe Martyrs Day on July 1

June 25, 2015 - 12:10 am in Rights

JOIN THE STRUGGLING CONTRACT WORKERS OF CHHATTISGARH TO OBSERVE 1ST JULY SHAHEED DIVAS, SHAPATH DIVAS AT BHILAI Friends and Comrades, This 1st July brings tougher struggles and enormous challenges –   Our struggle against gigantic cement multinational Holcim-Lafarge…

Statement of PUCL Chhattisgarh on the recent attacks on security forces by Maoists

April 16, 2015 - 9:31 am in Society

The PUCL Chhattisgarh condemns in no uncertain terms the recent series of attacks by Maoists on security forces in the Bastar region over the past 72 hours, in which tragically 7 STF jawans, one BSF jawan and 6 CAF jawans lost their lives and several others…