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20 May 2019 A Year After Thoothukudi Burned Fact Finding

Report Released: A Year After Thoothukudi Burned (English) தூத்துக்குடி நீறுபூத்த ஓராண்டு (தமிழ்) References: Lethargy in CBI Inquiry Comtempt Petition (MD) No. 1662 of 2018 in W.P.(MD) No. 13231 of 2018 Working of the Commission of Inquiry headed by Justice (Retd.)...

#AYearAfterThoothukudiBurned, #ThoothukudiPoliceFiring, #PoliceFiring
15 Jul 2018 'the day Tuticorin burned' Fact Finding People’s Inquest Report Into Thoothukudi Police Firing

THE MAIN REPORT Part I Introduction On May 22, 2018, around noon, media reports started coming in from Thoothukudi (also referred to as Tuticorin), about police firings on those who had gathered at the Thoothukudi District Collectorate to mark the...

#SterliteProtestsThoothukudi, #PeoplesInquest, #Report, #PoliceFiring, #IllegalDetention, #UnlawfulArrest, #LathichargeThoothukudi
15 Jul 2018 The Summer that Shook Thoothukudi Fact Finding A Brief Look at the People’s Inquest

The Summer that Shook Thoothukudi - A Brief Look at the People’s Inquest Into The Thoothukudi Police Firing.

#ThoothukudiPoliceFiring, #PeoplesInquest, #Report, #LathichargeThoothukudi, #SterliteProtestsThoothukudi, #SterliteCopperPlantInThoothukudi, #Thoothukudi, #TamilNadu, #India, #News, #FactFinding, #Booklet, #InShort
6 Jun 2018 People's Inquest on Tuticorin Police firing - Interim report Fact Finding People's Inquest on Tuticorin Police firing - Interim report

A coalition of civil society organisations in Tamil Nadu titled, ‘Coordinating Committee for People’s Inquest into Thoothukudi Police Firing’ organised a People’s Inquest (PI) on June 2-3, 2018 at Thoothukudi and its suburbs, into the targeted killings, arbitrary detentions and...

#SterliteCopperPlantInThoothukudi, #PoliceViolence, #ShootingonSterliteProtestors, #PoliceFiring, #ThoothukudiPoliceFiring, #People'sInquest
28 Jan 2018 The Cyclonic Apartheid Fact Finding Report by People’s Inquest Team

Hundreds of fishermen from the Kanyakumari district in Tamil Nadu are still missing since Cyclone Ockhi ravaged the Arabian Sea coast on November 30, 2017. Even as the cyclone remains etched in the minds of several local fishing families affected...

#FactFinding, #CycloneOckhi, #Kanyakumari, #TamilNadu, #GovtofIndia, #PeoplesInquest, #DisasterManagement
27 Jan 2018 புயல் சார்ந்த இன ஒதுக்கல் Fact Finding Report by People’s Inquest Team

கன்னியாகுமரி மாவட்டத்தில் 2017ஆம் ஆண்டு நவம்பர் 30 அன்று கடந்த ஒக்கி புயலால் நூற்றுக்கணக்கான மீனவர்கள் ஆழ்கடலில் காணாமல்போனார்கள். இப்புயலின் பாதிப்பின் மூலம் இந்தியாவில் பேரிடர் தடுப்பு நடவடிக்கைகளின் தோல்வியை சுட்டிக்காட்டுகிறது

#CycloneOckhi, #OckhiCyclone, #PeoplesInquest, #Kanyakumari, #GovtofIndia, #DisasterManagement
25 Jan 2017 People’s Watch Calls For Action Against Forest Officials Who Sexually Harassed Six Tribal Women and A Minor Fact Finding People's Watch

On the 16th of July, 2016, six tribal women and a twelve-year-old girl were sexually harassed by a group of forest officials in the Cumbum reserve forest near Theni. The women and the girl were a part of a twelve-member...

23 Jan 2017 'Public Inquest' into cases of human rights violations by the Tamil Nadu police during and after pro-Jallikattu protest Fact Finding Interim Report

This report contains details gathered by a ‘high-level’ fact-finding team on the pro- Jallikattu protests and the violence unleashed by the police against the protesters and bystanders. We, at People’s Watch, launched a high-level public inquest into allegations by several...

5 Jan 2017 Illegal Detention and Torture Of 14 Kurava Community Members For 63 Days In Kanyakumari Fact Finding People's Watch

Fourteen members of the nomadic Kurava community from Mottamalai, near Thirumangalam near Madurai went to Mandaikadu in Kanyakumari District to find jobs. There were five men, four women and five children. Once they reached Mandaikadu, the group sought permission from...

7 May 2015 Chittoor Encounter Killings - Fact Finding Report Fact Finding

Andhra Pradesh Police Abducted, Tortured and Killed 20 Poor Tamil Labourers A case of 20 abductions, torture, extra judicial killing and causing disappearance of evidence of offence by AP Red Sanders Anti-Smuggling STF & Police and forest department

#EncounterKilling, #ExtraJudicialKilling, #APEncounter, #20Tamilians

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