SC issues notice in petition seeking protection of Human Rights of Armed ForcesFebruary 25 2019
The Supreme Court today issued notice to the Central government, the State of Jammu & Kashmir, and the National Human Rights Commission in a petition seeking the protection of Armed Forces personnel against human rights violations.
The petition has been filed by two women - a daughter of a retired Army officer, and a daughter of a serving Army officer.
The petition cites various instances of violence against Armed Forces personnel, including stone pelting in Kashmir. The petition states,
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