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109 days in detention without charge for Jaggi

109 days in detention without charge for Jaggi

It is now 109 days in detention without charge for Jaggi. Today we seen Jaggi being taken back into police custody for 4 days in a new case. It was the 28th pre-trial remand hearing and Jaggi has been passed from Punjab police to the NIA and now back to Punjab police. The British government […]

By 21st February 2018 0 Comments Read More →
BREAKING: Jaggi Johal Is Going To Be Tortured By Punjab Police Again

BREAKING: Jaggi Johal Is Going To Be Tortured By Punjab Police Again

The “elite” investigative agency of India, the NIA have turned up no evidence against Jaggi Johal since taking custody of him in the middle of December. THe agency showed their true colours when they applied for additional 90 day extension to apply a charge sheet against the Scottish born Sikh. Now, in an attempt to […]

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107 days in detention without charge for Jaggi

107 days in detention without charge for Jaggi

On 7 November 2017, the Chief Minister of Punjab went on record and announced to the world Punjab Police had managed to solve the “target killings” which even the major investigative agencies have not been able to solve for over 2 years. Jaggi was held at undisclosed location where he was physically tortured for 4 […]

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Family Of Jaggi Johal Reveal The Mistreatment Suffered by Jaggi and What UK Government Has Done So Far

Family Of Jaggi Johal Reveal The Mistreatment Suffered by Jaggi and What UK Government Has Done So Far

Statement by the Family of Jagtar Singh Johal 13th February 2018 Jagtar Singh Johal: Jagtar known affectionately as Jaggi by his family and friends is a Scottish national, born and bred in Glasgow. He, attended St Patrick’s Primary School, then went on to study at Woodside Secondary School and Our Lady & St Patrick’s High […]

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British Media Question India Reason Behind Jaggi Johal Arrest

British Media Question India Reason Behind Jaggi Johal Arrest

The family of a Scottish Sikh man detained in India without charge say they do not feel safe to travel to the country.Jagtar Singh Johal, 31, has now spent 100 days in custody since he was arrested in Punjab on November 4, shortly after his wedding. Speaking in Glasgow on Monday, Gurpreet Singh Johal said […]

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Proof That UK Has Failed To Take Torture Cases Against Their Citizens Seriously

Proof That UK Has Failed To Take Torture Cases Against Their Citizens Seriously

Human Rights group Redress are looking at the UK government’s role in protecting the rights of UK nationals who have faced serious human rights violations abroad. The group cite the #FreeJaggiNow campaign in their report, which is set to ‘push for changes to the UK law so there is a right to consular assistance and […]

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NIA Fall To New Low After Failing To Find ANY Evidence Against Jaggi Johal, All NRI’s Will Now Be Targeted

NIA Fall To New Low After Failing To Find ANY Evidence Against Jaggi Johal, All NRI’s Will Now Be Targeted

Shocking and exclusive details emerge from leading newspaper. NIA have been unable to find ANY evidence against Jaggi Johal and have now decided to target ALL NRP’s (Non Residents of Punjab) who visit India. According to Report Published by The Link Paper, The Indian Police’s case as tortured and abused Indo-British man continues to fall […]

By 27th January 2018 0 Comments Read More →
Scottish MP Continues To Fight For Jagtar Singh Johal’s Basic Human Rights

Scottish MP Continues To Fight For Jagtar Singh Johal’s Basic Human Rights

Reporter columnist: Martin Docherty-Hughes MP continues fight to free Jagtar Singh Johal With Christmas and Hogmanay just around the corner this is an important time for being with our families and loved ones. No one can fail to have been moved by the images of Scot Billy Irving returning home to his fiancée and young […]

By 21st December 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Rights Groups Call on UN Expert to Intervene in Torture of British National

Rights Groups Call on UN Expert to Intervene in Torture of British National

UN expert urged to call on India to immediately investigate alleged torture of Jagtar Singh Johal while in police custody Human rights organisations REDRESS and Ensaaf today have filed an urgent appeal to the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Torture in the case of Jagtar Singh Johal, “Jaggi”, a British man who has been detained […]

By 18th December 2017 0 Comments Read More →
French journalist Comiti Paul Edward detained in Jammu and Kashmir for filming pellet victims

French journalist Comiti Paul Edward detained in Jammu and Kashmir for filming pellet victims

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Police has arrested a French journalist in Srinagar for making a documentary on pellet victims. “Comiti Paul Edward has been detained for violating visa norms in Srinagar,” a senior police officer said. Edward was arrested on Sunday evening from Kothibagh area. He was meeting separatists and pellet victims in the city […]

By 11th December 2017 0 Comments Read More →