Jammu and Kashmir: Hundreds held each year without charge or trial

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March 18, 2011

Jammu and Kashmir: Hundreds held each year without charge or trial


•    Carry out an independent, impartial and comprehensive investigation into allegations of abuses against detainees and their families, including allegations of torture and other ill-treatment, denial of visits and medical care, making its findings public and holding those responsible to account

Amnesty International is calling on the Indian Government to:
•    Invite and support visits of UN officials, including the Special Rapporteur on Torture and the Working Group on Arbitrary Detention

Read more:
India: A 'lawless law': Detentions under the Jammu and Kashmir Public Safety Act: Executive summary (Executive summary in English)