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Country: India
City / Location: Jammu and Kashmir
Period / Date: 1989 to date
Subject: Information received concerning the sudden closure of the Jammu and Kashmir State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) in October 2019 which has currently left the people of the region with limited legal recourse to seek justice for potential human rights violations committed against them including enforced disappearances, extrajudicial killings, torture and sexual violence and created uncertainty as to how pending cases will be treated.
Number of identified alleged victims: -

First name last nameagesexaffiliation

Total number of unidentified alleged victims: 639

Status or occupationNumber and gender
National minority (member of) 639 unknown(s)

General concerns:

Total number of alleged victims: 639
Related communications:
Previous communications: IND 20/2020; IND 21/2020; IND 4/2021; IND 6/2022; IND 6/2023