Bapu Chaman Lal lived for over hundred years but died on July 1, 2016 awaiting justice for his son killed in fake encounter by the police in 1994 and his wait for justice proved longer than his life.
The Punjab and Haryana high court has issued notice to the Punjab government directing the government to respond to a petition seeking direction for an independent census of farmers’ suicides in the state.
Chaman Lal, a resident of Tarn Taran in Punjab died today at the age of over 90 years. He waited for over two decades to see the Indian courts holding trial of police personnel accused of killing his son during enforced disappearance.
Advocate Rajwinder Singh Bains and Advocate Jaspal Singh Manjhpur explains the facts related to a 2012 case under so-called UAPA against Sikh leader Bhai Daljit Singh. This case was acquitted by the trial court on May 24, 2016.
Trials are all set to resume against alleged killer cops of Punjab. Many senior police officials of Punjab are also facing charges of murder for killing Sikh youth in fake encounters during late 1980s to early 1990s period.
Journalist Surinder Singh, founder of Talking Punjab, has been in Ambala prison for past many months. On April 28, 2016 the Sikh Siyasat News (SSN) talked to Advocate Rajwinder Singh Bains regarding case against Surinder Singh journalist.
A CBI court in Pilibhit on April 4, 2016 sentenced 47 policemen to imprisonment for life for murdering 11 Sikh pilgrims in a fake encounter in 1991.
Senior lawyer (Punjab and Haryana High Court) and Human Rights activist Advocate Rajwinder Singh Bains talked to Sikh Siyasat News (SSN) to share his initial reaction about Gurmeet Pinky's disclosures and confessions about systematic, organised and widespread human rights abuses in Punjab.
The family members of Kuljeet Singh Dhatt, a relative of Shaheed Bhagat Singh who was subjected to enforced disappearance and was killed in fake encounter by the Punjab police, has moved to the Punjab and Haryana High court demanding judicial inquiry into revelation of fake encounter killings by former cop Gurmeet Pinky.
An emergent meeting of human rights lawyers from Punjab and Chandigarh was held on 15-11-2015 at Chandigarh which was presided by Sh. Amar Singh Chahal Advocate and attended by Sh. Brijinder Singh Sodhi, Navkiran Singh,Rajwinder Singh Bains, Tejinder Singh Sudan, Sukhbinder Singh Bawa, Manpreet Singh Chahal and Parminder Singh Advocates.Next Page »