From Our Member Odhikar, Bangladesh – Human Rights Monitor Report (March 2018)
2 April 2018 12:19 pm

FORUM-ASIA member from Bangladesh, Odhikar, published its monthly human rights monitor report. The February 2018 report focuses on the following:

  • Status of the imprisoned opposition leader
  • Hindrance to freedom of assembly and allegation of arrest
  • Criminalisation of the ruling party
  • Extrajudicial killings
  • Inhuman treatment and lack of accountability of law enforcement agencies
  • Repressive Information and Communication Technology Act 2006 (amended 2009 and 2013) remains in force
  • Allegations of extensive corruption and Anti Corruption Commission
  • Workers’ rights
  • Human rights of religious minority community
  • Violence against Women
  • Aggressive policy of India towards Bangladesh and human rights violations
  • Acts of genocide against Rohingyas in Myanmar

For a PDF version of this report, click here.