Reports - Year Wise

30 Dec 2004
A factfinding report into 5 cases of custodial rape in the capital city.
26 Nov 2004
The leather sector in India is amongst the top eight export earners for the country with an annual production value of US $ 4 billion and an annual export value of US $ 2 billion. The Council for Leather Exports, which serves as a bridge between Indian leather exporters andinternational buyers, claims that it is “committed to promoting the growth of the Indian leatherindustry in the...
30 Oct 2004
In most of shoot outs carried by Delhi Police there are certain features that remain common. The most common is lack of any eye witness. Whenever an unnatural death takes place the police are supposed to file a case and investigate the incident because it is a cognizable offence. In other words the police have to take note of it. In the case of ordinary citizens it is through the investigation...
05 Oct 2004
Lakhs of people living in the Bastis of Yamuna Pushta were forcibly evacuated from the area and their homes demolished early in 2004. PUDR conducted a detailed investigation into the demolition, and the government claims of resettlement
20 Aug 2004
On 5th July 2004 as per the Delhi police, a homeless migrant Pramod allegedly hung himself to death in a lock-up at Sabzi Mandi PS. PUDR conducted a fact-finding into the incident.
19 Aug 2004
Read the latest report on the Armed Forces Special Powers Act in the North-Eastern States of India. Written by The Committee to Repeal the AFSPA, which includes PUDR as well as many other organisations as members.
13 Aug 2004
At 4.30 am on 14th August, Dhananjay Chatterjee will be hanged till he dies.Dhananjay has been living in the shadow of death for the last 13 years. Is it fair to hang a man who has already lived in prison for 13 years for a crime committed 14 years ago?
20 Jun 2004
Nandu, a rickshaw-puller who lived and worked at and around the Old Delhi Railway Station died on 11 May 2004. Like much of his life, his death too occurred in the station, brought on by the beating meted out to him by at least 2 personnel of the Railway Protection Force. The cause of the beating was the fact that he could not pay the Re.l fee needed to use the toilet on the platform or the Rs...
05 Jan 2004
The leather sector in India is amongst the top eight export earners for the country with an annual production value of US $ 4 billion and an annual export value of US $ 2 billion. The Council for Leather Exports, which serves as a bridge between Indian leather exporters andinternational buyers, claims that it is “committed to promoting the growth of the Indian leatherindustry in the...