National Campaign to Defend Democracy

In this section of the website, find the testimonies and memories of those who were arrested, resisted and fought the emergency. Inevitably, we will reflect on today’s challenges to Indian democracy, Constitutional values and human rights.



Press Statements

Stop the Witch-hunt of Journalists and Human Rights Activists in Kashmir: Release Irfan Mehraj, Khurram Parvez as well as Aasif Sultan, Sajad Gul, and Fahad Shah

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PUCL condemns the Mass Raids, the Arrests of PFI leadership and cadre and the Ban on the PFI

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41st JP Memorial Lecture - Human Rights Lawyering in an Illiberal Environment: Can the Law of the Abuser Protect? - Michael Sfard

23 Mar, 2022

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Messages from friends and family of the BK-16

By National Campaign to Defend Democracy

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