NHRC notice to MHA on ‘psychiatric counseling’ of Kudankulam protestors

NEW DELHI: The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has issued a notice demanding an explanation from the home ministry on reports that Kukandulam protestors were being made to undergo psychiatric counseling. Spearheaded by the People’s Movement Against Nuclear Energy, locals have been protesting against the proposed nuclear power station under construction in Tirunelveli district, Tamil Naduhttp://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/NHRC-notice-to-MHA-on-psychiatric-counseling-of-Kudankulam-protestors/articleshow/14814458.cms?


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Intercultural Resources is a forum for research and political intervention on issues related to the impacts and alternatives to destructive development. Our effort draws upon the social, cultural, material and intellectual resources that have been generated in the course of dialogues between people of different cultures on questions of social justice, development and self-rule. We are of the view that dialogue can sustain plurality and open possibilities for recovery of the ground lost on account of inter-cultural alienation, which is manifest in a variety of forms of violence that we encounter everyday at different levels of social life. Intercultural Resources is based in Delhi, India. Email: ihpindia@gmail.com

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