[VIDEO] Torture By State Officials Is A Brutal Reality In India, Here’s What You Can Do To End It!

Posted on April 1, 2014 in Specials, Video

Amnesty International India is asking political parties contesting the 2014 parliamentary elections to commit to and adopt as part of their manifestos 14 key goals to improve India’s human rights record. This video raises the issue of torture. Amnesty urges all political parties to ensure thorough, independent and impartial investigations, into all cases of torture or other ill-treatment, staged extrajudicial executions or “fake encounters” and enforced disappearances allegedly carried out by state officials; the prosecution of suspects — including those with command responsibility – in swift and fair trials; and full reparation for victims, including access to the truth, compensation, medical care and rehabilitation. For more: www.14for2014.com

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