About GSHRC | Gujarat State Human Rights Commission
About GSHRC | Gujarat State Human Rights Commission

About GSHRC

About GSHRC

About Commission LogoThe Gujarat State Human Rights Commission has been constituted under the Government Home Department Notification No.GG/52/2006/HRC/1094/ GOI-I (Part-2)/N Dtd.12/7/2006. As mentioned in section 21(5) of the Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993, it require to look into violation of human rights in respect of matters related to only of the entries enumerated in List-II (State List) and List-III (Concurrent List) in the seventh schedule to the article 246 of the Constitution, but the commission shall not inquire into any matter which is pending before a State Commission or any other commission duly constituted under any law for the time being in force. [Section-36 (1)].On Constitution of the Gujarat State Human Rights Commission, the State Commission has started functioning from 12th September 2006.

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