What functions does the Centre of Human Rights perform?

The Centre assists the organs of the United Nations in the promotion and protection of human rights, carries out researches, and publishes and discriminates information about human rights. It has different branches, assisting bodies to carry out the job. The communication branch processes communication concerning alleged human rights violations.


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Universal Declaration of Human Rights

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The High Courts and Subordinate Courts

The Constitution of India has provided for a High Court for each state. However, there may be one High Court for two states or union territories. This depends on the area and the population of the state or union territory. There are 21 High Courts in India. Delhi is the only union territory that has a High Court of its own. Read more