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UA 169/94 - India: "disappearance" / fear of torture: Sherpal
27 April 1994

Sherpal, thought to be a member of the Baveriya caste, has "disappeared" after being detained by police on 4 February 1994 in Uttar Pradesh. He was ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/013/1994

UA 155/94 - India: death penalty: Dhananjoy Chatterjee
19 April 1994

Dhananjoy Chatterjee was sentenced to death in August 1991 for rape and murder. The High Court and the Supreme Court have both upheld his sentence ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/012/1994

Further information on UA 134/94 (ASA 20/10/94, 6 April 1994 ...
12 April 1994

Ranbir Singh, six-year-old son of Kanwar Singh Dhami and Kuldip Kaur, was released on 4 April. His parents remain in detention: it is reported that on ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/011/1994

UA 134/94 - India: fear for safety: Kanwar Singh Dhami, Kuldip ...
5 April 1994

There is concern for the safety of Kanwar Singh Dhami, his wife Kuldip Kaur, who is five months pregnant, and their son following the refusal of Kanwar ...

Urgent Action       ASA 20/010/1994

Amnesty International News Service 54/94
18 March 1994

1. Hong Kong: Amnesty International criticizes flaws in protection of human rights; calls for establishment of a human rights commission. 2. United Nations ...

Report       NWS 11/054/1994

Amnesty International News Service 52/94
16 March 1994

1. Afghanistan: correction to news item in NWS 11/50/94. 2. India: Government reportedly goes back on its promise that Amnesty International can visit ...

Report       NWS 11/052/1994

India: Death in custody in Kerala
1 March 1994

This paper describes a death in a Kerala police station, allegedly due to custodial violence. Udayan, a 28-year-old basket-maker, was arrested on 19 ...

Report       ASA 20/007/1994

India: Reports of rape in 1993
1 March 1994

This document describes recent rapes allegedly perpetrated by members of the security forces in several Indian states during 1993. They are: the alleged ...

Report       ASA 20/009/1994

India: Muerte bajo custodia en Kerala
1 March 1994

India: Muerte bajo custodia en Kerala

Report       ASA 20/007/1994

India: Archana Guha: 16 years awaiting justice: the lack of ...
1 March 1994

On 8 February 1994 the Supreme Court of India expressed concern about the way in which police officers accused of torturing Archana Guha in 1974 ...

Report       ASA 20/008/1994