Reports - Year Wise

25 Aug 1998
This report is a detailed analysis of the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case and the faulty judicial process and judgement by the court constituted under the draconian Terrorist and Disruptive Activities (Prevention) Act (TADA). It shows how through the provisions of a repressive law, the ultimate punishment of death was awarded to the accused persons with complete disregard of fair procedure. It...
13 Mar 1998
On 19 February 1998 a contingent of the Haryana police fired upon protesting workers of the Pashupati Spinning and Weaving Mill at Dharuhera, Rewari district, Haryana. Four workers were killed in the firing and 5 others received bullet injuries. The workers then blocked National Highway 8 (on which the factory is situated) through the night. In order to remove them the police carried out a...