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Categories Of Cases

The Commission entertains complaints in the following categories.

  • Custodial Death in Jail
  • Custodial Death in Police Custody
  • Custodial Torture
  • Custodial Rape
  • Death in Police Encounters as reported by Police, District Magistrate or the Government or in the media.
  • Death due to alleged fake encounters as reported by the media/public
  • Rape
  • Illegal Detention / arrest
  • Police Excesses and Negligence
  • Prison/Jail Conditions
  • Violation of the Rights of Prisoners
  • Dowry Torture / Death, Indignity to Women/Sexual Harassment at Workplace
  • Violation of the Rights of the Child
  • Violation of Legal Rights Of Mentally Retarded Children
  • Violation of Legal Rights Of Physically Challenged
  • Complaints against all departments of State Government, local authorities, Agencies of Government for violation of Human Rights.
  • Mysterious Death
  • Mysterious Disappearance
  • Abduction
  • Complaint regarding violation of right to education or public health
  • Electrocution
  • Pension
  • Cases of Pollution resulting into violation of human rights
  • Condition of inmates in relief camps set up during natural calamities
  • Denial of basic necessities to citizens and causing public nuisance
  • Violation of freedom of conscience and religion
  • Degradation of environment and ecology
  • Ragging in Educational Institutions
  • Negligence by Forest Department Unlawful Eviction By Public Authorities
  • False implications by the police
  • Illegal sale of human organs
  • Terrorism
  • Naxal activities
  • Child marriage
  • Issues relating to child labour
  • Sexual harassment against women and children
  • Communal abuse.
  • Cases transferred by NHRC 

The Commission, in the ordinary course, does not entertain following category of cases.

 Vague, unclear, anonymous, unlawful, pseudonym complaints, or the same matter which is pending before any other forum, or complaint made one year after the incident of violation of human rights, civil cases, disputes regarding immovable properties and the matters relating to contracts, service matters and industrial disputes, or the complaints not made against a public servant, or matters which are already decided by a court or Commission, or the matters  which do not come under the purview of the Commission.

Last Updated: 29-05-2020 02:51 PM Updated By: Admin

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