Amnesty suspends India work due to govt ‘witch hunt’

New Delhi, India, Sep 29 – Amnesty International said Tuesday it has suspended its Indian operations after its bank accounts were frozen in what it called a government “witch-hunt” against rights groups. Non-governmental organisations have long alleged they face harassment from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist administration for highlighting rights abuses, including in restive […]...

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Published By: capitalfm - Tuesday, 29 September