Puducherry, Apr 29 (UNI) Federation for People’s Rights here today urged the government to ensure 25 percent reservation for poor students in private schools under the Right to Education Act. Pointing out that Tamil Nadu government had taken steps in this direction and issued orders for admission of 1,26,262 students in private schools, Federation Secretary […]...More

Puducherry, Apr 3 (UNI) The National Human Rights Commission has directed the Puducherry administration to take appropriate steps within eight weeks in the death of three people at the Government Medical College here while undergoing dialysis. Federation for People’s Rights Secretary G Sugumaran, representing the NHRC, in a release here today said subsequent to the […]...More

Memorandum sent to the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) regarding the death of three patients in Indira Gandhi Government Medical College Hospital in Puducherry: Respected Sir, Sub: Puducherry Government Indira Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute – Death of 3 patients during dialysis – Proper judicial enquiry – requested – reg. On 9.3.2017 at The […]...More

The Federation for People’s Rights on Monday demanded a CBI probe into the alleged sexual assault of a minor girl by a school correspondent here Puducherry: G Sugumaran, Secretary of The Federation for People’s Rights in a statement here on Monday said a class nine student of KSP school at Kadirgamam was allegedly sexually assaulted […]...More

Puducherry, Apr 23 (UNI)The Federation for People’s Rights here today reiterated it’s demand to hand over the child prostitution racket case to the CBI. In a statement here today,federation secretary G Sugumaran said five police personnel were so far arrested in this case and the CID police which is investigating the case is making efforts […]...More

The Fact Finding Team’s Report was released in Press Club, Hyderabad on 30.04.2015 at 12.30 pm: Two weeks after Hashimpura verdict which acquitted all the police personnel involved in the custodial killings of 42 innocent Muslims, the news about the killing of five Muslims in custody by the Telangana police came as a rude shock to all […]...More

The Fact Finding Team Report on the Seshachalam “Encounter” Killings of 20 Tamil wage labourers by Andhra Pradesh STF Police was released on 21.04.2015 at Chennai Press Club: The killing of 20 wage workers who are alleged to have entered into Sechachalam forests near Tirupathi on April 7th by the Andhra Pradesh Red Sanders Anti Smuggling Task […]...More

Today (27.01.2015), the activists of various Political Parties and Social Movements working in Puducherry  G. Sugumaran, Secretary, Federation for People’s Rights (FPR), Ira. Azhagiri, President, Thamizhar Desiya Iyakkam, G.A. Jegannathan, President, Makkal Vaazhurimai Iyakkam, C.S. Swaminathan. Founder, Puducherry U.T. Students Federation, G. Azhagar, Secretary, Thamizhar Kalam, N.S.K. Abdul Samad, District Secretary, Manithaneya Makkal Katchi (MMK), M.A. Asraf, Convener, Thamizha […]...More

Memorandum sent to the National Human Rights Commission on 13.01.2015 by G. Sugumaran, Secretary, Federation for People’s Rights, Puducherry: One Ambika (36) w/o Ravi belonging to MGR Nagar Tsunami Quarters at Karaikal adopted a girl child as they had no children of their own. They got their adopted daughter married at the age of 17 to one […]...More

Puducherry: Delegates of some political parties and social outfits on Tuesday presented a joint memorandum to Chief Minister N Rangasamy seeking his intervention for takeover of Aurobindo Ashram by Puducherry government. The controversies surrounding the institution had come to cause concern to the people of the Union Territory, Secretary of the Federation of People`s Rights, […]...More