CHANDIGARH, March 14
A five-member delegation of Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) held a meeting with Mr Justice H.S.Bhalla, Member, Haryana Human Rights Commission and other officers of the Commission, here today.
The delegation of the Afghanistan was headed by Mrs. Nafisa Nezam Operations Manager, AIHRC, headquarters and accompanied by Mr A.K.Prashar, Joint Registrar, Law, National Human Rights Commission, New Delhi.
The AIHRC delegation was apprised about the aims and objectives of the Commission that is to protect and safeguard the interests of the general public provided under the Constitution of India as well as the Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993).
The delegation of the AIHRC informed about its Constitution which has been constituted in Hague Conference in 2002. The delegation also apprised that there are nine separate units of the Commission which are dealing with separate areas headed by different Commissioners or Members. The funds to the Commission are being provided by the international community.
Mrs. Nafisa Nezam, Head of the delegation invited the officers of the Haryana Human Rights Commission to Afghanistan for further interaction.