Sarthak Roy

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Sarthak Roy is a human rights lawyer and is associated with the Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative, India (CHRI) as a Research Officer. His work with CHRI has involved research, drafting reports, advocacy on human rights issues and strategic engagement with regional and international bodies like the Commonwealth Secretariat, the UN Human Rights Council (HRC), Governments, media as well as civil society. He obtained his LLB degree from the School of Law - Christ University, Bangalore and a post graduate diploma in International Law and Diplomacy from the Indian Society of International Law. The views expressed in Sarthak’s contributions to this blog are solely those of his own. They do not reflect the views of any institution with which he is associated with.

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COVID-19 Lockdown in India – Need For A Tailored Approach As One Size Does Not Fit All Its Regions

The coronavirus disease (or covid-19) pandemic has created an unprecedented situation across the world with States struggling to treat infected persons and contain the spread of the virus, which has no known cure as yet. The impact of this virus is predicted to be even more devastating for the developing economies such as in South Asia with most…

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