[Kractivist] Report of an All India Fact Finding Team into incidents of encounters in the month of October 2010 in Chhattisgarh

[…] Thus, as regards happenings in Bastar, the outside world has become totally dependent on media reports: these in turn are largely based on police handouts as independent verification of police claims has become virtually impossible. Unfortunately the response of the judiciary as also the State Human Rights Commission has not been prompt or unequivocal; resulting in petitions on fake encounters lying pending for months, if not years. A request for an enquiry into a list of 135 villagers alleged to have been killed during Operation Green Hunt between January 2009 and April 2010 made by the Chhattisgarh PUCL has not received any response from the National Human Rights Commission so far. […]

Read the full report here [pdf download]

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