Inquiry into PUCL complaint conducted

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

Mangaluru: B.V. Moolimani, Assistant Superintendent of Belagavi Central Prison, on Monday held an inquiry into a complaint by People’s Union of Civil Liberties (PUCL) accusing the District Prison staff of not taking proper care of Ahmed Qureshi, an accused in two attempt to murder cases, lodged in the jail. PUCL office-bearers gave a representation to […]

PUCL demonstrators come face to face with SAC rector for trying to evict john Baptist from his house

Friday, December 6th, 2013

Mangalore : Door no 14-1-49, 49a Court ward, Patrao Lane Karangalpady, Mangalore is in dispute on Thursday as People Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL) demonstrators led by its president P.B D’Sa marched to the front gate of St. Aloysius Collage on the Lighthouse Hill with placards and pamphlets in protest against the rector of S. […]

PUCL holds talk on “Human Rights and Indian Democracy”

Monday, September 16th, 2013

Mangalore : The State Unit of the PUCL orgnaised a talk on ‘Present situation of human rights in India and fate of democracy,” at the Bishop Jattanna Hall on September 14, Saturday. Addressing the gathering. PUCL National President Prof. Prabhaker Sinha said several acts in the nation were oppressive and need to be amended. He […]

Various assns hold protest against attack on Karavali Ale staff

Thursday, February 7th, 2013
Karavali Ale staff Attack

Mangalore : Various organizations including Komu Sauharda Vedike and PUCL organised a protest in front of DC office in Mangalore on February 7, Thursday to condemn the assault on Harish Putran, an office staff of Karavali Ale. Speaking on the occasion, BV Seetaram, Chief of Karavali Ale , while strongly condemning the incident, blamed the […]

Police officials charge false complaint against Kabeer Ullal: PUCL

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

Mangalore : PUCL Vice president Kabeer Ullal has been charge by the false complaint of terrorist in conspiracy, said PUCL president David D’Souza. He was speaking at the press meet held on Dec 17, Monday, he said that because of Kabeer’s work in PUCL in protecting the Human and Civil Rights of citizens in the […]

Need to uphold human rights stressed

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

Mangalore: The fight for the cause of upholding of human rights and the speeches on human rights will be meaningless unless we have an open mind to know the problems around us, said Dr PL Dharma, Lecturer in Political Science Department of Mangalore University. He was speaking as a chief guest at the Human Rights […]

Naveen Soorinje’s case charged is a conspiracy: Justice Micheal F Saldanha

Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

Mangalore : Speaking on the arrest of Kasturi Channel reporter Naveen Soorinje, Justice Micheal F Saldanha (Rtd) said that the arrested of the reporter is a crucial issues relating to the constitutional guarantee of Freedom of Speech and Expression with special reference to the attacks on the members of the Media in DK district. He […]

Fact finding report on Morning Mist Homestay Attack case released

Monday, November 19th, 2012
Homestay case released

Mangalore : Senior advocate Hemalatha Mahishi released a joint fact finding report on the Morning Mist Homestay attack in Mangalore on November 18, Sunday. The report is the result of the efforts put in by the People’s Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL), Karnataka, and Forum Against Atrocities on Women (FAAW), Mangalore. The function was held […]

PUCL, Komu Sauharda Vedike deplores arrest of Soorinje, to strive for his release

Saturday, November 10th, 2012
Naveen Soorinje

Mangalore: State PUCL President PB D’Sa has said that the police action of arresting Journalist Naveen Soorinje in the homestay attack case, was uncalled for. He said it was unnecessary for the police to arrest the scribe when his anticipatory bail plea was pending before the court. Speaking to press persons, he said members of […]

KKSV demands ban on HJV and other Hindu outfits

Saturday, August 4th, 2012
Karnataka Komu Souharda Vedike

Mangalore : The members of district Karnataka Komu Souharda Vedike (KKSV) staged protest rally in front of DC Office on August 4, Saturday. The rally took out from Jyothi Circle to DC Office. Addressing the protestors, journalist Gowri Lankesh, said that repeated attacks, some reported and some unreported pointed to the inability of the administration […]