APDP releases calendar of the disappeared

APDP releases calendar of the disappeared

SRINAGAR: To keep the search for disappeared persons alive, the Association of Parents of Disappeared Persons (APDP) has come out with a 2017 calendar that has for each month a story of a missing person. The calendar that was distributed by APDP on Tuesday documents the stories of disappearances, with each month’s page carrying a […]

APDP condemns detention

APDP condemns detention

SRINAGAR: Association of Parents of Disappeared Persons (APDP) on Saturday condemned the “unlawful” detention and arrest of human rights defender Khurram Parvez. Khurram was to travel to Geneva to attend the 33rd session of the UN Human Rights Council to brief them on the human rights violations committed by the government forces in Jammu and […]

Parveena Ahangar’s search for her son

Parveena Ahangar’s search for her son

Srinagar: In 1990, Parveena Ahangar started with a question, “Where is my son?” Over the years the question has become, “Where are our loved ones?” In a two-storey brick house, Parveena looks up at the sky and utters the word, ‘Jigar’, when asked about her missing son. The chairperson of the Association of Parents of […]

APDP holds monthly sit-in

APDP holds monthly sit-in

Srinagar: Association of Parents of Disappeared Persons (APDP) held their monthly silent sit-in protest here on Thursday. Under the banner of APDP, families of the disappeared persons staged the protest at Press Enclave in Srinagar. They said their fight for justice would continue. “We will fight till our last breath for our disappeared loved ones. […]