Punjab Research Group

Remembering Ram Narayan Kumar

Posted in Articles by Pippa on July 5, 2009

On Sunday, 28 June 2009 Ram Narayan Kumar, a colleague and friend of PRG members, sadly passed away. He was a dedicated human rights activist and staunch critic of the brutality of state suppression of armed conflicts in Punjab, Jammu and Kashmir, Northeast India, Nepal and other parts of the subcontinent. Kumar worked right next door at the South Asian Forum for Human Rights (SAFHR) on issues of culture and impunity in the region, where he integrated innovative research methods with firm principles of ethics and justice.

Read further: http://sikhsangat.org/1469/2009/07/a-crusader-punjab-will-remain-indebted-to/

http://www.tribuneindia.com/2009/20090702/nation.htm#13

http://himalmag.com/Remembering-Ram-Narayan-Kumar_dnw175.html

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