Publication

Flood Relief at Kolongpar Bazar

Every year as monsoon starts, rivers in Assam crosses dangerous levels and cause devastation including massive floods. F ...read more

Harrasment and cases against Journalists during COVID 19 pandemic

Over the last several years, Indiaʼs rank in the annual World Press Freedom Index by Reporters Without Borders (RSF) ha ...read more

Draft of the Transgender Persons (Protection of Rights) Rules, 2020

As soon as the pandemic hit all the sources of income for transgender persons dried up, as all high contact jobs such as ...read more

Farewell Justice Suresh

Justice Suresh died last night in his sleep. The lockdown prevents us from being with him at the funeral. I have known h ...read more

Police Atrocities against Tibetan Protestors

On the visit of Chinese President Xi Ji Ping on 11th -12th October 2019 to India,  Tibetan activists approached HRL ...read more

Relief Work - Bihar Unit

HRLN team (Deepak Kumar Singh, Shashwat, Vishal and Fazal Abdali) initiated the identification of the vulnerable familie ...read more

Relief Work - Assam Unit

The Assam Unit of HRLN has actively been providing assistance to their clients and provided dry ration to families stayi ...read more

End the harassment of farmers now

Exemptions granted to farming and related activities during the lockdown must be followed in practiceDrafting orders wit ...read more

Why Have Indian Courts Shut Shop When We Need Them the Most?

It was disappointing to see the Chief Justice of India uncritically accept the submissions made by the Solicitor General ...read more

Relief Work - Delhi Unit

As soon as the lockdown was announced on the 25th of March 2020, there were news reports flowing in of lack of access to ...read more

Urban Planning Response in Mumbai During the Covid-19 Lockdown

As the first phase (21 days) of the COVID-19 lockdown ends and an additional fortnight is imposed, the State of Maharash ...read more

Fact Finding Report on Police Encounters in Western Uttar Pradesh

The state of U.P. has witnessed an increase in number of police encounters recently and has been accused of carrying ...read more

Fact Finding on Manual Scavenging

A team comprising one lawyer from Human Rights Law Network (HRLN) , a law student and a couple of local Social Activists ...read more