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India s Report to UN on Human Rights

India's Report to UN on Human Rights A G Noorani The proposed National Human Rights Commission will have no jurisdiction over paramilitary forces and will have no power to hold any inquiries on complaints against the army. It also restricts the definition of 'human rights' to rights enforceable under Indian law. Can such a body be effective in containing human rights violations?

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