Association of the Parents of the Disappeared People publishes an important report on state violence and pellet firing victims

In accordance with reports from other international human rights organizations such as Amnesty International, Physicians for Human Rights as well as the United Nations’ Office of the Human Rights Commissioner’s 2018 Kashmir-specific report, APDP calls for the following recommendations regarding ongoing use of pellet guns in Kashmir: Ban the use of pellet-firing shotguns in Jammu …

Day 70 of Kashmir Siege

Day 70 of Kashmir under siege : October 14, 2019 The Kashmir siege completes day seventy,  life in Kashmir remains disrupted. To date, we now have five on the ground fact finding reports from members of the Indian civil society Report 1, Report 2, Report 3, Report 4, Report 5 All reports have been uniformly disturbing, …

Kashmir crisis : A fact finding report by Nitya Ramakrishnan and Nandini Sundar

Based on their visit to Kashmir between October 5-9, 2019, a new report was released by Nitya Ramakrishnan (Advocate) and Nandini Sundar (Sociologist) . The authors of the report visited various districts of Kashmir and spoke to various people on the ground. They report on various aspects of the siege, including illegal detentions of minors, …