September 9, 2009
The continued revelations of fake
encounter killings of innocent citizens by the Gujarat police is
apparently just the tip of the iceberg.
Between October 2002 and April 2006,
there have been at least 21 fake encounters in Gujarat.
Two more families of extra-judicial
killings now demand justice. The mother of Mahendra Jadhav and the
widow of Jaffer Quasim – victims of illegal bullets and torture by
the Gujarat police, now demand justice.
Citizens for Justice and Peace (CJP) has consistently supported the
legal struggle of these families.
A Media Conference will be held;
On Wednesday, 9th
At 2.30 pm
Hilllnagar, Nr. Kamdhenu Hall,
Drive-in Road, Ahmedabad 380 052
This Media Conference will be addressed
by Ms. Teesta Setalvad, the Secretary of Citizens for Justice and
Peace and by some family members of the victims of the fake
We kindly request you to cover this
Fr. Cedric Prakash