The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has taken suo moto cognizance of a media report that one of the 17 absconding accused, wanted in connection with attack on the Dalits in village Pabnawa, District Kaithal, Haryana last month resurfaced again on the 14th May,2013 along with some others and attacked another Dalit boy resulting in grievous injuries to him. The injured has been admitted to the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Research, Chandigarh.
The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has asked the Chhattisgarh government to send a factual report within 14 days and a detailed report, along with Inquest Reports, Magisterial Enquiry Report, Post-Mortem Reports, and also the report of independent investigation within eight weeks into the killing of eight 'innocent' villagers, including children who were allegedly passed off as Maoists.
The Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI) is appalled to know that a murder accused died, allegedly of complications after the Uttar Pradesh Police personnel injected him with acid and petrol in Etah district to extract a confession.
An FIR has been registered against Facebook Inc. and others at Gomti Nagar police station in Lucknow under section 153,290, 504, IPC and section 66 A Information Technology Act 2000 after social activists Dr Nutan Thakur and Amitabh Thakur complained against the social networking website.