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PUCL condemns the Karnataka Government for abdicating its Constitutional responsibility to protect the right to education of Muslim girls

02.04.2022 · Posted in Uncategorized

PUCL is shocked at the continuing inaction on the part of the Karnataka Government and as well as the State Education Department failing to step in and put an end to the needless controversy at PU College in Kundapura around the right of Muslim women to attend college wearing the hijab. By their continued inaction, ...

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From Communal Policing to Hate Crimes – The Attack on Ambedkar’s Dream of Fraternity

12.09.2021 · Posted in Communal Violence, Report

A Report on Dakshina Kannada (January – September 2021) Report by: PUCL-K, AILAJ, AIPF and Gauri Lankesh News ...

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PUCL Statement: Oppose Dilution of Labour Laws!!

05.22.2020 · Posted in Uncategorized

PUCL Statement: Oppose Dilution of Labour Laws!!Labour Laws Necessary to Protect Fundamental Rights of Workers PUCL is deeply concerned at the swiftness with which many states in the nation are dismantling the protection afforded to workers under their various labour laws. These laws provide many of the basic guarantees to workers – ensuring that employees ...

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COVID Lockdown | A writ Petition by PUCL and High Court Orders

04.15.2020 · Posted in Uncategorized

Documents related to PUCL’s writ petition in the High Court of Karnataka pertaining to the COVID 19 Lockdown Letter from PUCL-K to the CJ of Karnataka is here Order dated 26 March is here Order dated 30 March is here Order dated 3 April is here Order dated 7 April is here Order dated 9 ...

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Press Release | Status of implementation of the food security schemes and old-age pension scheme in Karnataka

04.15.2020 · Posted in Uncategorized

PRESS RELEASE | BANGALORE, 12 April , 2020 PUCL feedback report on the status of implementation of the food security shemes and old age pension scheme in Karnataka shows several gaps Government needs to address these gaps immediately , else issue of malnutrition will become worse This to bring to the kind notice media with ...

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Fact-Finding Report | Extra-judicial killings of 4 suspected Maoists at Attapaddi, Kerala

12.14.2019 · Posted in Uncategorized

Read the full fact-finding report here On 28th October 2019 and 29th October 2019 at the forest areas at Attapaddi, Palakkad district, the Thunderbolt which is the special wing of the Kerala police “encountered” four persons who they have termed as belonging to the Communist Party of India (Maoists). As per the police, 3 persons ...

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Production Torture – Working conditions faced by garment workers

06.05.2019 · Posted in Human Rights, Report

Production Torture is a study of the working conditions, including workplace harassment, faced by women garment workers in Bangalore and other districts. This study is published by: PUCL – K NLSIU Vimochana The Alternative Law Forum Concern – IISc Manthan Law Garments Mahila Karmikara Munnade “Production Torture“A telling phrase from English innovated by garment workers ...

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Thread and Tension | An account of the historic uprising of garment workers

12.24.2018 · Posted in Human Rights, Press Releases, Urban Poverty

Thread and Tension An account of the historic uprising of garment workers A fact-finding report by People’s Union for Civil Liberties – Bangalore and Women Against Sexual Violence and State Repression In April, 2016, lakhs of workers of the garment industry took to Bangalore streets to protest against a new Central Government Ordinance on the ...

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