Cases of HRDs – July 2018 Statistics
August 8, 2018, 10:20 am

From 1 July to 31 July 2018, FORUM-ASIA documented 38 Cases of harassment against (W)HRDs including NGO in 11 Asian countries.  Most of the harassment are related to the right to freedom of expression; while judicial harassment and  violence continue to be the most common types of abuse. There were two recorded (W)HRD killings for this month. Both occured in India: one in Uttara-Kannada and another in Bihar.