Police Abuse and Killings of Street: Children in India

Front Cover
Human Rights Watch, 1996 - Political Science - 189 pages
0 Reviews
At least eighteen million children live or work on the streets of India, laboring as porters in railway stations or bus terminals, as ragpickers, and as vendors of food, tea, or handmade articles. These street children are routinely subjected to arbitrary and illegal detention, torture, and extortion, and on occassion, murder at the hands of police who engage in these violations of international and Indian law with impunity.

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

SUMMARY
1
ILLEGAL DETENTION
15
TORTURE
30
Copyright

3 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information