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14 Apr 2023

Release Gautam Navlakha Immediately!

Release all political prisoners.


03 Apr 2023

Continuing lynching of cattle traders cause for serious concern

When will the law take action against vigilantes operating with impunity


23 Mar 2023

Stop Criminalizing Journalism and Human Rights Activism: Release Irfan Mehraj and Parvez Khurram

22 Feb 2023

Digitization, Science and Criminal Investigation: Concerns for Democratic Rights.

28 Dec 2022


People’s Union for Democratic Rights welcomes the findings of the report submitted by the District and Sessions Judge, Faridabad into the illegal detention and brutal torture of labour rights activist, Shiv Kumar in January 2021 by the Haryana Police.

11 Oct 2022

Chronicle of a Death Foretold: Condemn the Death of Altaf Ahmad Shah

05 Oct 2022

Follow Delhi High Court orders: Shift Altaf Ahmad Shah to AIIMs Delhi immediately.

10 Sep 2022

Stop Denying Political Prisoners the Right to Healthcare in Jails

17 Jul 2022

 As part of its campaign for the release of activists incarcerated in the Bhima Koregaon case, PUDR has created posters in English and Hindi which portray the draconian features of UAPA along with portraits of the activists.   

Posters in English

Posters in Hindi


14 Jul 2022

This newsletter is the fifth in a new initiative by PUDR to keep
those interested in the organisation’s work and issues of civil
liberties and democratic rights informed of some of the issues
that we are working on. 

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