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Survey and Research Papers on SC/ST

Amnesty International Report 2016/17 - IndiaPublisherAmnesty InternationalPublication Date22 February 2017Cite asAmnesty International, Amnesty International Report 2016/17 - India, 22 February 2017, available at: [accessed 23 March 2017]DisclaimerThis is not a UNHCR publication. UNHCR is not responsible for, nor does it necessarily endorse, its content. Any views expressed are solely those of the author or publisher and do not necessarily reflect those of UNHCR, the United Nations or its Member States. Republic of India
Head of state: Pranab Mukherjee
Head of government: Narendra Modi The authorities used repressive laws to curb freedom of expression and silence critics. Human rights defenders and organizations continued to face harassment and intimidation, and vigilante cow protection groups carried out several attacks. Thousands protested against discrimination and violence faced by Dalit communities. Millions of people opposed changes t…