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Assam: Letter to president on the NRC exercise and Citizenship Amendment Bill

Assam: Letter to president on the NRC exercise and Citizenship Amendment Bill

A petition signed by 135 academics, lawyers, journalists, activists and others was submitted to the President of India, seeking his intervention to provide relief to the one million plus NRC-excluded and to withdraw the Citizenship Amendment Bill. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- We the…

Update from Anti-POSCO struggle

Update from Anti-POSCO struggle

Our apology for the delay in updating you on the latest development regarding appropriation of our land which should have been returned to us after POSCO withdrew from the project (Please recall our last update). The state government run by…

Assam: Statement condemning killing of 5 working class Bengalis

Assam: Statement condemning killing of 5 working class Bengalis

We strongly condemn the terrible incident of the mindless killing of 5 working class Bengali people Shymal Biswas, Subul Biswas, Anath Biswas, Dhananjay Namasudra, Avinash Biswas, who were mercilessly gunned down on 1 November in Dhola, Tinsukia, Assam. Initially, the…

Statement condemning arrest of Advocate Sudha Bharadwaj

Statement condemning arrest of Advocate Sudha Bharadwaj

AN INTIMATE FRIEND, ALLY, MENTOR AND AN INSPIRATION The Jagdalpur Legal Aid Group and Collective strongly condemns and mourns the incidents of arrest and police remand of Advocate, friend, mentor, and colleague Sudha Bharadwaj and calls upon a collective expression…

Statement of central Trade Unions against UAPA

Statement of central Trade Unions against UAPA

We shall Resist! We shall Defend! We are not be Afraid! Enough is Enough! Repeal the Unlawful Activities Prevention Act, 1967 A vengeful and duplicitous BJP Government in Maharashtra moved the Supreme Court after the Delhi High Court quashed the…

Attacks on migrants in Gujarat – denial of right to life and livelihood.

Attacks on migrants in Gujarat – denial of right to life and livelihood.

PUDR demands arrest, prosecution of attackers. PUDR strongly condemns the attacks on migrants from Bihar, UP and Madhya Pradesh, who are being forced to flee from Gujarat as a result of violence unleashed by the Thakor community. About 50,000 Hindi…

PUDR condemns smear campaign by Maharashtra police

PUDR condemns smear campaign by Maharashtra police

Peoples Union for Democratic Rights, Delhi (PUDR) strongly protests the accusation by the Maharashtra police claiming that the PUDR is a frontal organisation of the CPI (Maoist) party. This is a blatant attempt to threaten and restrict the functioning of…