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SC Lawyer Jyotika Kalra Appointed As Member Of NHRC

Anubha Singh
10 April 2017 8:06 AM GMT
SC Lawyer Jyotika Kalra Appointed As Member Of NHRC
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Supreme Court Lawyer and Women’s Rights Activist Jyotika Kalra has been appointed as a member of the National Human Rights Commission of India by the President of India Shri Pranab Mukherjee.

In 1990 Jyotika took up Advocacy as a profession.  In 2009 she became an Advocate-on-Record with Supreme Court of India.

She represented Union of India, State of Maharashtra and National Commission for Women in Supreme Court of India.

Being a strong contender of women rights she has raised her voice against gender discrimination that is violative of fundamental right of equality before law and has filed many Public Interest Litigations.

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