Reports - Year Wise

17 Dec 1981
People's Union for Democratic Rights (PUDR) came into existence in 1976-77 as the Delhi unit of a larger national forum, and became PUDR on 1 February, 1981. PUDR is an entirely voluntary organisation. Members are not paid for their time, and funds are generated entirely from sale of its literature and from small donations. PUDR does not accept foreign funds, or funds from any institutional...
16 Dec 1981
This is the report of the of a fact finding team of academicians and journalists appointed by the PUDR, Delhi. The appointment of the team followed reports in the press about police firings and arrests of people due to alleged extremist violence. The committee visited the affected areas in the first week of December and interviewed a cross-section of society, including agricultural labourers,...
15 Aug 1981
A PUDR inquiry report on the alleged custodial torture of Basanti Devi, a 34 year old woman sparated from her husband, by the police sub inspector in-charge of the Anand Van police post, Shakarpur, West, Delhi, on the evening of June 30, 1981. Basanti Devi is also the Vice President of the Mahila Vibhag (Women’s wing) of the Punjabi Bagh District BJP and involved in many civil and political...
30 May 1981
 PUDR team visited Adilabad to get first hand report on the police firing at Inderaveli on April 20, 1981, to ascertain the fact leading to the firing and the socio-economic back ground tho the tension which prevails in the region. The team visited Adilabad town, Utnooor, taluq headquarter Indraveli and some villages surrounding it. The team also met political activists, from various parties...