Forced confessions: Govt asked to act against cops

The case pertains to a crime committed in March 2011, when the severed head of a calf was found in the RSS office in Madurai, sources said.

published on : 2nd December 2021

Swathi murder case: SHRC restrained from inquiry in Ramkumar death case

While the facts are being so, the SHRC, in 2020, took cognizance of a news report published in 2016. Anbalagan wanted the court to pass interim stay and quash the case initiated by the SHRC.

published on : 2nd December 2021

Dowry harassment and domestic violence: Kerala rights panel orders 'high-level' inquiry into Mofiya's suicide

In the suicide note, Mofiya had also urged strict action against the police inspector who verbally abused her.  

published on : 24th November 2021

Telangana State Human Rights Commission asks orphan's kin to pay him Rs 5,000 every month

The boy had become homeless after his parents' passing and had recently lodged a complaint with the TSHRC, alleging that his paternal relatives were not letting him stay at his parents' home.

published on : 9th October 2021

Doctorss move Telangana State Human Rights Commission over poor infra

The doctors also found fault with the user charges collected at various tertiary care hospitals.

published on : 18th September 2021

Andhra Pradesh Lokayutka appeals to people to file complaints against erring officials

The temporary office of the Andhra Pradesh Lokayukta was inaugurated by Lokayukta Justice P Lakshman Reddy at the State guest house in Kurnool on Saturday. 

published on : 29th August 2021

Govt can set up SHRC anywhere in State: HC

The State government informed the court that the State Cabinet had already taken a decision to set up the SHRC in Kurnool.

published on : 27th August 2021

Telangana couple seeks protection from Excise Minister Srinivas Goud, kin

The petitioners, Viswanatha Rao and his wife Pushpalatha, approached the State Human Rights Commission on Wednesday alleging that the Minister and his brother were threatening them.

published on : 29th July 2021

Mariamma custodial death: SHRC takes suo moto cognizance, initiates investigation

Later, the SHRC chairperson visited Jeevan Sandhya, an old age home, and interacted with the people there.

published on : 1st July 2021

TN ordered to provide Rs 3 lakh to woman as compensation for medical negligence

According to the petitioner, the woman’s husband N Anandan, the hospital staff did not reveal the status of his wife and went ahead with the operation.

published on : 13th May 2021

Provide compensation for SC/ST beneficiaries: SHRC

According to the petitioner, K Damodaran, the Adi Dravidar welfare department had assigned three cents land for housing sites to 61 beneficiaries in 1994 and 39 beneficiaries in 2004.

published on : 12th May 2021

HRC recommends State to pay Rs 50K to man who was harassed by police

The State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) has recommended the State government to compensate a victim with Rs 50,000, who was harassed by Vadamadurai police in Dindigul district.

published on : 7th May 2021

PIL on SHRC chairperson selection binned

The Madras High Court on Tuesday dismissed a plea challenging the appointment of a former judge of the court into the State Human Rights Commission.

published on : 28th April 2021

SHRC fines policeman for assaulting Scheduled Caste youth

SI Senthil Velmurugan dragged the victim, S Kathiravan, by his collar to the station.

published on : 18th April 2021

SHRC recommends criminal proceedings against police constable

She accused Murugesan of sending her obscene messages and songs daily and Saraswati of abetting and helping Murugesan.

published on : 12th April 2021