If you abuse or attack a government employee on duty it is a criminal offence as per the Indian Penal Code," said a spokesperson of APDR
We demand that joint forces must be withdrawn, UAPA must be repealed and dialogue must be opened with Janashadharan committee, which was inconclusive and if required government should open dialogue with now banned organisation," said Sujato Bhadra, APDR
The state human rights commission is also virtually non- functional as no commissioner has been appointed," said Ranjit Sur, central secretariat member of APDR
. Hazare had lauded West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for her simple lifestyle despite being the CM.
Kolkata, Oct 11 (ANI): Hundreds of activists of various organisations, including the Association for Protection of Democratic Rights (APDR
), took out a rally here on Saturday and sought the release of tribal leader Chhatradhar Mahato.
Mukherjee's appointment to the WBHRC had sparked off a raging debate with Association for Protection of Democratic Rights ( APDR
) sending a legal notice to the state government seeking revocation of the recommendation.
Influential organisations such as the Association for Protection of Democratic Rights ( APDR
) have supported the naxalites, albeit tacitly, whenever they faced a police onslaught.