APCR’s intervention in Kashmiri students detention

(May 30, 2012): Two Kashmiri students of Jamiatul Falah, a renowned madrasa in Azamgarh, were illegally detained in Aligarh, U.P. as the duo were travelling to Delhi from Azamgarh by Kaifiyat Express to meet their elder brother, who was seriously taken ill. As the train stopped at Aligarh Railway Station at 6:30 am on 24th May, armed personnel of UP ... Read More »

APCR Goa Chapter holds Socio-Legal Awareness Workshop

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(Goa, 27 May 2013): APCR GOA organised a two-day Socio-Legal Awareness Workshop on 26-27 May, 2013 at Islamic Centre, Mapusa. Inaugural Address was given by A. R. Khan, Convener APCR Goa. Dr. Shakeel Sb, National Secretary APCR delivered a talk on ‘Establishment of justice in contemporary India. Irshad Ahmad Desai Convener APCR Karnataka spoke on ‘Public Distribution System in Karnataka-Some ... Read More »

March against Bride Trafficking in Assam and Bengal (March 2012 Report)

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​Finally, the community comes together to stand up against the Bride trafficking. There are about 7 community groups having more than 50 such community members. ​The in-country trafficking especially for bride trafficking starts from Assam and West Bengal and goes down to the capital of the country. The mobilization of the community is very encouraging outcome of the 16-day March ... Read More »

Press conference to show solidarity for Kazmi


(New Delhi, 10th March, 2012): Coordination Committee for Indian Muslims (CCIM) held a press conference on 10 March at the Delhi Press Club to show solidarity with Journalist Kazmi.  Convener of CCIM and President of Welfare Party of India, Mujtaba Farooq said that with this arrest starts a new trend to harass Muslims in the name of fighting terror. He ... Read More »

NHRC issued notice to the SSP Moradabad


Responding to the complaint filed by Association for Protection of Civil Rights (APCR), National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) issued notice to the Senior Superintendent of Police Moradabad, U.P calling for a report within four weeks on the Human Rights Violations in the incidents of Police-Public Clash on June 6, 2011 at Dingarpur of Moradabad District. July 6 was a black ... Read More »

APCR strongly condemns attack on Advocate Prashant Bhushan


Association for Protection of Civil Rights, New Delhi strongly condemns the heinous and cowardly attack on Eminent Human Rights Lawyer Prashant Bhushan by the goons of so called Shri Ram Sena,Bhartiya Janta Yuva Morcha and Bhagat Singh Kranti Sena.This attack should be treated on every citizen of India who favors Freedom of Speech. This is our great concern that attack ... Read More »

Supreme Court of India Issued Notice to the State of Bihar & othrs.


New Delhi (10 October): The fight for justice for the victims of gruesome police killings in Forbesganj area of Araria district got a boost today when the Supreme Court entertained a petition on the matter and issued a notice to Bihar government. The apex court has sought Nitish Kumar-led Bihar government’s stand on a plea for a CBI probe into ... Read More »

Fact Finding Report of July 6 Police-Public Clash in Moradabad


July 6,2011 was a black day for residents of Asalat Nagar Wagah,Dingarpur,Nankar and Asadpur villages of Moradabad District situated 15-18 Kilometer South West direction from the District Headquarters. News of alleged desecration of Holy Quran by police personnel’s during raid of the house at Asalat Nagar Wagah spread in the air and hurts the minds and soul of the Muslim ... Read More »

Peoples’ Protest: Demanding Justice for Forbesganj Police Firing Victims


New Delhi, 19 July 2011: A joint-protest held at Bihar Bhawan,New Delhi has demanded swift justice for the innocent victims of the brutal Police firing in Forbesganj and conduct CBI inquiry into the incident. The protest was organised by the several Civil/Human rights and social organisations today at Bihar Bhawan, New Delhi. Briefing the present status of the incident, Syed ... Read More »