Back to headlines


32,876 Complaints Registered From April-September This Year: Rights Body

NHRC Chairperson also shared the details of the number of complaints registered. (Representational)The National Human Rights Commission on Monday said it registered 32,876 complaints during April-September when the country reeled under the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.NHRC Chairperson Justice (retd) HL Dattu said this in a statement released on the 27th anniversary of its foundation.This year has been very tough globally for humanity due to COVID-19, he said in the statement.

"We have been trying to cope with the related challenges in line with the spirit of COVID warriors to face the adversity despite the fact that some of NHRC employees were also impacted by the pandemic," Mr Dattu said.He also shared the details of the number of complaints registered.During the period from "October 1, 2019 to September 30 this year, the Commission registered 73,729 complaints.

News source ~ NDTV