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CDRO Condemn the NIA raid on activists IN UP as “criminalising of activism”.  

Groundxero : 6 September, 2023   The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on September 5 (Tuesday) conducted simultaneous searches at eight locations in five districts of Uttar Pradesh. They raided the residences and offices of several activists, including the residence of Seema Azad, national secretary of People’s Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL) and Bhagat Singh Student’s […]

5 Year of Bhima-Koregaon Arrest : Accused Still in Jail Without Trial

It was on this day in 2018 that five activists — Sudhir Dhawale, an activist; Surendra Gadling, a criminal lawyer practising in Nagpur; Shoma Sen, professor and Head of Department, English at Nagpur University; activists Rona Wilson and Mahesh Raut — were arrested by the Pune police  in the caste-based violence that broke out at Bhima […]

CDRO condemns the raiding of the homes of social activists in Jharkhand 

COORDINATION OF DEMOCRATIC RIGHTS ORGANISATIONS (CDRO)   PRESS RELEASE  2nd May 2023    Yesterday, the country’s working-class observed May Day; today, Jharkhand witnessed yet another attack  on the working class and the democratic aspirations of the people. In a fresh attack by the BJP-led Central  Government, today in the early morning hours, the homes of […]

Aerial bombings on the Chhattisgarh-Telangana border : genocidal assaults by the state on its own citizens

Aerial bombings have been carried out on the Chhattisgarh-Telangana border. Aerial bombings, in the name of countering Maoist influence, are genocidal assaults by the state on its own citizens. CDRO firmly believes that these aerial bombings, in the name of countering Maoist influence, are genocidal assaults by the state on its own citizens.   COORDINATION […]

CDRO condemns the ban of PFI, NCHRO and other organisations

COORDINATION OF DEMOCRATIC RIGHTS ORGANISATIONS (CDRO) Press Release 2nd October 2022   Coordination of Democratic Rights Organisations (CDRO) strongly condemns the ban imposed by the Union Government on the Popular Front of India (PFI) and other organisations alleged to be working in close proximity with it, such as Rehab India Foundation (RIF), Campus Front of […]

Stop the JSW project immediately and withdraw police force from the villages, says Fact Finding Team

A joint team of human right organisations visited Dhinkia and the surrounding villages from January 29 to 31. This coastal region of Jagatsinghpur district  in Odisha is the place where forcible land acquisition for Jindal Steel Works by the Odisha government has resulted in brutal police repression on the protesting villagers. The team addressed a […]

CDRO condemns the declaration of 16 mass organisations by the Telangana government as unlawful under PSA

Press Release 28th April, 2021 CDRO strongly condemns the declaration of Civil Liberties Committee (CLC) and 15 other organisations by the Telangana state government as unlawful associations under Telangana Public security Act.    The Telangana Government, recently through a G. O. Ms.73 dt. 30-3-2021, declared that the following organisations, Telangana Praja Front (TPF), 2.Telangana Asanghatitha […]

CDRO strongly condemns the raids of NIA on the houses of Rights Activists and peoples organisations

National Investigating Agency (NIA) has raided the houses of nearly 30 Human Rights, Civil liberties, feminist activists and progressive writers in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. The raids began on 31st  March evening and continued until the early hours of the 1st April, for most activists. CO-ORDINATION OF DEMOCRATIC RIGHTS ORGANISATION (CDRO) in a press release issued […]

Joint Statement of Democratic Rights Organisations and Intellectuals

Narendra Modi-led NDA government had come to power amidst a lot of hype in 2014. During these last six years, however, the country has witnessed several steps which have proved to be divisive and anti-people. From the trifurcation of the state of Jammu & Kashmir leading to unprecedented removal of statehood for the region to […]

CDRO condemns the witch-hunt by the NIA

CDRO condemns the witch-hunt by the NIA and the choking of pro-people voices.   Press Release 8th September 2020   After the arrests of leading public intellectuals like poet Varavara Rao, Prof. Soma Sen, Prof. Anand Teltumbde, Mr. Gautam Navlakha, Ms. Sudha Bharadwaj and others, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has trained its gun yet once again on […]

CDRO condemns the arrest of Delhi University Prof. HanyBabu

Co-ordination of Democratic Rights Organisations (CDRO) condemns the arrest of Delhi University Prof. Hany Babu and demands his immediate release after dropping the false charges levied against him. His arrest is part of the Modi’s Government attempt in silencing the dissent. Prof. Hany Babu is arrested by NIA on 28th July, 2020, on the allegation […]