ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
-A A +A

Encounter Murders in Punjab

IN response to the requests of various mass organisations in Punjab, the Punjab Civil Bights Committee was set up in October 1977 to gather facts about deaths of alleged Naxalites that are said to have occurred during so-called 'encounters' in the Punjab. The Committee is headed by V M Tarkunde, General Secretary, Citizens for Demo-cracy and working President of the Peoples' Union.

Subscribers please login to access full text of the article.

New 3 Month Subscription
to Digital Archives at

826for India

$50for overseas users

Get instant access to the complete EPW archives

Subscribe now


(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top