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Human rights defenders say Indians must speak up now as the world’s largest democracy is “In the danger of turning into a fascist state.”
The Geneva-based UN Human Rights office is among a number of international human rights bodies calling for the activists’ immediate release.
Other rights groups, including Amnesty International, the Federation for Human Rights and Human Rights Watch also recently wrote to the EU ahead of its bilateral summit with India in mid-July, where it called on the bloc to raise concerns regarding the deteriorating condition of human rights defenders and “To take India’s deteriorating human rights record thoroughly into account in the reshaping of the EU-India relationship.”