Post-poll violence: HC critical of Bengal, seeks NHRC panel

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The Calcutta high court on Friday requested the chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) to set up a committee to examine all allegations of post-poll violence in Bengal, observing that the state hadn't taken "concrete steps" to address the 3,243 complaints lodged till June 3. A five-judge bench put it on record...

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Published on June 21, 2021 -  02:02
Bengal post poll violence | Calcutta HC: State action does not inspire confidence | Oneindia News
A day after the West Bengal govt approached the Calcutta HC to withdraw its 5 judge bench order directing NHRC to constitute a committee to examine complaints filed by people affected by the post-poll violence, the HC court has rejected the state govt's plea. #WestBengal #CalcuttaHC #NHRC

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