The introduction of the pentavalent vaccine in India in December 2011 as part of the immunization programme of the Government has had a chequered history. The pentavalent vaccine (a combination vaccine for protection against five childhood diseases- diphtheria, pertussis (whooping cough), tetanus, hepatitis B and pneumonia and meningitis (caused by Haemophilus influenza type B (Hib)), seeks to replace the traditional DPT vaccine given to infants at 6, 10 and 14 weeks of age.
01 Apr 2014
15 Dec 2011
यह रिपोर्ट तिहाड़ में रहने वाले कैदियों की जिंदगी पर एक छोटी सी रिपोर्ट है। उनके रहन सहन, जेल के जीवन, कठिनाइयों – जिनकी ज़िदगी से आम इंसान नावाकिफ है । पी. यू. डी. आर.
12 Feb 1994
C. Venkat Subba Rao was born in Rajamundry in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh on 17 December 1953. It was his passion for literature that dew him towards revolutionary politics. T the age of 13 he wrote his first poem dedicating Gurujaddo Apparao , a nineteen century litterateur . His passion for literature remained to the end. With the declaration of emergency, Subba Rao spent few months underground and finally returned to Vishakhapatnam where he was arrested on 25 October 1975.
15 Jul 1989
In July 1989 the news of torture of young chidren was carried out by many newspapers and a Hindi newspaper also demanded a judicial enquiry. The police while ordering an enquiry also denied all allegation. What followed was a massive cover-up operation and intimidation of the victims. PUDR conducted its own enquiry and met all concerned people including the policement of Shalimar Bagh Police Station (PS). The findings, presented in this report, are shocking in their detail and dangerous in their implications.
Who Burnt Basanti Devi: An investigation in to the alleged torture of a BJP woman worker by West Delhi Police
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.