SAARC Human Rights Report 2006


Asian Centre for Human Rights (ACHR)

Asian Centre for Human Rights has the pleasure to announce that its “SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation) Human Rights Report 2006” has been released December 13th in a press conference at South Asia Foreign Correspondent Club in New Delhi.

“SAARC Human Rights Report 2006” ranks members of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation i.e. Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka based on the incidents and patterns of human rights violations.

According to the “SAARC Human Rights Violators Index 2006”, Bangladesh has been ranked No. 1 violator of human rights, followed by Bhutan (No. 2), Nepal (No. 3), Maldives (No. 4), Pakistan (No.5), Sri Lanka (No.6) and India (No.7).

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