National Human Rights Commission

National Human Rights Commission

National Human Rights Commission was established by the government under the Protection of Human Rights Act, 1993 in October 1993. There are a total of eight members in the commission-one chairman, a present or ¬†former judge of the Supreme Court, Chief Justice of a current or former High Court, two members with expertise in the field of human rights and National Commission for Women, National Commission for Scheduled Castes, National Chairman of the Scheduled Tribes Commission and the National Commission for Minorities.¬† All members, including its pr…