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Abolish Death Penalty in India

Right To Life:
Right to Life has been offered to the citizens of India in the following:

Article 21 in The Constitution Of India 1949:

Protection of life and personal liberty No person shall be deprived of his life or personal liberty except according to procedure established by law.

Article 3 in The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR):

Everyone has the right to life, liberty and security of person.
Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, aiming at the abolition of the death penalty.

Resolution adopted by the UN General Assemblies:

  1. Second Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
    Aims at the Abolition of the death penalty

    (Adopted and proclaimed by General Assembly resolution 44/128 of 15 Dec. 1989)

  2. The report of the Third Committee 65/206
    Aims on Moratorium on the use of the death penalty:

    “There is no conclusive evidence of the deterrent value of the death penalty.” (A/65/456/Add.2 [PartII])

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  • President of India, Government of India
    Hon'ble Pranab Mukherjee

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