Yogi-Led UP Leads In ‘Harassment’ Of Human Rights Defenders

by Rahul Gautam Jan 02, 2021 • 05:59 PM Views 682

The harassment of human rights defenders is on the rise in the country, with Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh leading with 26 cases in 2019-20 from 3 in 2017-18. While there were 73 cases of human rights violations in India in 2017-18, it increased to 89 in 2017-18 and 105 in 2019-20