Statistical Analysis Points To Widespread Human Rights Violations
Ensaaf and the Benetech Human Rights Data Analysis Group released a photo essay in accompaniment to their joint report, Violent Deaths and Enforced Disappearances During the Counterinsurgency in Punjab, India. This report uses quantitative methods to scientifically demonstrate the implausibility that these lethal human rights violations are random or minor aberrations as suggested by Indian officials.
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Rajvinder S. Bains:
This procedure has failed completely.
What justice can we get from here?
A Mockery of Justice
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Gurcharan Singh and his Desire for Justice
Jaswant Singh Khalra: Investigations into Illegal Cremations
A Witness Among the Bodies: Surviving Bluestar
Ensaaf Speaks with Manak about Court Decision,
November 28, 2013
A Labor Of Love: Contesting Impunity
Navkiran Kaur Khalra:
“We are proud of what our father did.”
Jaswant Singh Khalra: Last International Speech – The Struggle for Truth
Paramjit Kaur Khalra on Impunity in Punjab
A Light of Justice: Commemorating Jaswant Singh Khalra
On the 20th anniversary of the police abduction of human rights defender Jaswant Singh Khalra, Ensaaf released A Light of Justice: Commemorating Jaswant Singh Khalra. This 30-minute film contains interviews with Khalra’s family, as well as archival footage of Khalra when he was investigating secret cremations and disappearances in Punjab.
Twenty years after Khalra’s martyrdom, the architects of the widespread and systematic human rights abuses in Punjab remain free. The Indian government is no closer to bringing Gill and the other perpetrators to justice for organizing Khalra’s – and thousands of other innocent Sikhs’ – death.
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