Father Stan Swamy

Resolution seeking independent probe into Father Stan Swamy's death introduced in US Congress

Swamy was arrested by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) from Jharkhand in October 2020 under the stringent Unlawful Activities Prevention Act (UAPA) in connection with the Elgar Parishad case.

published on : 6th July 2022

Friends & followers remember Father Stan Swamy

He died waiting to be granted bail. He died with the tag, "India's oldest political prisoner."

published on : 5th July 2022

Geneva-based rights organisation confers posthumous award to Father Stan Swamy

Fr Stan Swamy (1937-2021), the 84-year-old Jesuit priest and tribal rights activist who was arrested in the Bhima Koregaon case in October 2020, died on July 5 last year.

published on : 3rd June 2022

Stan Swamy breathes his last fighting for bail, people close to him cry institutional murder

The Bombay High Court was due to hear Father Stan's bail application on Monday when he passed away. The late priest's lawyers had sought bail citing his poor health.

published on : 5th July 2021