Group of Students & Civil Society Protested at Jantar Mantar, Demanded Repeal of AFSPA


New Delhi| Several groups of student’s organization and civil society gathered in a protest demonstration demanding the repeal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act 1958 on 22ndDecember 2014 at Jantar Mantar, New Delhi. The activists from Manipur Students’ Association, Delhi (MSAD), Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union (JNUSU), All India Students Association (AISA), Students Federation of India (SFI) and Association ... Read More »

Para Legal Training Workshop held at Sambhal (U.P.)

Abubakar Sabbaq, Assistant National Coordinator, APCR

Sambhal, 21st Dec| A first level Para Legal training workshop held at Sambhal by Association for Protection of Civil Rights (APCR) Sambhal Unit, U.P West Chapter on 21 December 2014. Eighty volunteers from different localities of Sambhal attended the training workshop. The workshop started with the introductory words of Hakim Subhan, District Coordinator, APCR Sambhal Unit. Akhlaq Ahmad (National Coordinator APCR), Abubakar ... Read More »

Symposium on Human Rights-Situation and Challenges in Patna

Prof. MN Karan

“The values of democracy are interlinked with human rights. Along with raising voice against civil rights violation, we will have to create awareness about civil rights among the people”, said Professor M.N. Karan(Ex Director A.N Sinha Institute of Social Studies).He was addressing a symposium on ‘Human Rights- Situation & Challenges’ organized by Bihar chapter of Association for Protection of Civil ... Read More »

Symposium on Protection of Civil Rights in UP and Our Responsibilities in Pilibhit

Babita Saxena, Social Activist

Pilibhit (UP), 9 Dec. On the occasion of Human Rights Day, a symposium “Protection of Civil Rights in UP and Our Responsibilities” was organized by Association for Protection of Civil Rights (APCR) UP West in Youth Library, Pilibhit (UP) on 9th Dec. 2014. Introducing APCR Ahmad Azeez (President, APCR UP West) said “Association for Protection of Civil Rights is committed ... Read More »

Joint Protest March held on the 22nd Anniversary of Babri Masjid Demolition


New Delhi: 6th Dec. On the 22nd anniversary of the demolition of the Babri masjid, a large number of political, social, cultural and human rights organizations came together and organized an strong protest march-cum-public meeting participated by thousands of people from different religions and ideologies on at Janatar Mantar of Delhi. People started gathering at Mandi House at 11 AM and marched ... Read More »

Training Session on “Communal Riots & Role of Para Legal Activists” held at APCR Headquarters, New Delhi


New Delhi, 24 November: A two hour session on the topic “Communal Riots & Role of Para Legal Activists” held by APCR Delhi Chapter at E-89 A.F. Enclave Jamia Nagar, Okhla New Delhi, the Headquarters of Association for Protection of Civil Rights (APCR). Some twenty selected volunteers from the chapter attended the session facilitated by Dr. Shakeel Ahmad (National Secretary, APCR) who has ... Read More »

Socio-Legal Training Workshop held at Haora, West Bengal


Nov 23, West Bengal: A first level Socio-Legal training workshop held at Haora by West Bengal Chapter of Association for Protection of Civil Rights (APCR). Fifty five selected volunteers from Kolkata, North 24 Paragnas, South 24 Paraganas, Hooghly, Barddhman, Purba Medinipur, Paschim Medinipur, Murshidabad districts participated in the training workshop. Akhlaq Ahmad (National Coordinator APCR), Adv Khurshid Alam (Kolkata high Court), ... Read More »

APCR Sessions during Legal Aid Workshop of AIDCA at Mumbai

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16th Nov, Mumbai: Three back to back sessions on the topics “Establishment of Justice in India-Present Scenario”,”Terrorism, UAPA and Civil Rights”, “Legal Aid Management System & Persuasion of a Case”  were facilitated by Akhlaq Ahmad (National Coordinator of APCR) during the Legal Aid Workshop organized by All India Dawah Centre Association an umbrella body of various dawah organisation at Hotel ... Read More »

Socio-Legal Awareness workshop held at Bhajanpura, East Delhi


New Delhi, 9th Nov. Association for Protection of Civil Rights (APCR) Delhi Chapter conducted a district level introductory socio-legal workshop at Bhajanpura,East Delhi on 9th Nov 2014, in order to create awareness about human and civil rights and to embolden people for being civil rights defender. Addressing on Establishments of Justice in India and Our Role, Syed Akhlaq Ahmed(National Coordinator ... Read More »