Letter to Chief Minister, Bihar – Custodial deaths in Sitamarhi district

To, Shri Nitish Kumar Hon’ble Chief Minister, Bihar Patna, Bihar Email: cmbihar@nic.in 15th  March, 2019 Subject: Torture and death of two men in police custody (Dumra PS, Sitamarhi district) Dear Chief Minister, It is with much anguish that we, members of Constitutional Conduct – a group of former civil servants that takes up, from time …

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Open Letter on the proper implementation of VVPAT-based audit of EVMs

We are a group of former civil servants of the All India and Central Services who have worked for decades with the Central and State Governments during our careers. We wish to make it clear that, as a group, we have no affiliation with any political party but believe in impartiality, neutrality and commitment to …

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Open letter to citizens of India – Assam NRC exercise and citizenship

4 February 2019 Our group of former civil servants of the All India and Central Services has, over the last twenty months, issued a number of letters expressing our concern at the erosion of constitutional values in the country and the weakening of institutions entrusted with ensuring the functioning of a healthy democracy. As in …

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Open Letter From Former Civil Servants: Murder Of Police Officer In Bulandshahr District, Uttar Pradesh

18 December 2018 We are a group of retired civil servants from the All India and Central Services who, having spent long years in the service of the Constitution of India, have come together to express ourselves on issues of governance and public policy that have a bearing on constitutional principles, conduct and ethics.  Since …

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Public Letter to Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) from former civil servants seeking the early submission of audit reports by the CAG on the Rafale Deal and Demonetisation: 12 November 2018

12 November 2018 We are a group of former civil servants of the All India and Central Services, who have worked for decades with the Central and State Governments during our careers. We wish to make it clear that, as a group, we have no affiliation with any political party but believe in impartiality, neutrality …

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Public Statement and Appeal by Retired Senior Civil Servants and Diplomats on the Comments violative of the Constitution made by the President of the main Ruling Party in his Public Speech at Kannur, Kerala: 5 November 2018

5 November 2018 We are a group of former civil servants of the All India and Central Services, who have worked for decades with the Central and State Governments during our careers. We wish to make it clear that, as a group, we have no affiliation with any political party but believe in impartiality, neutrality …

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Open letter to the President of India regarding continuation of Shri M.J. Akbar in the Union Council of Ministers: 17 October 2018

17 October 2018 To The Honourable President of India, New Delhi (copy to: The Honourable Prime Minister of India, New Delhi)   Honourable Rashtrapatiji, We are a group of former civil servants of the All India and Central Services, who have worked for decades with the Central and State Governments in the course of our …

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Anti-blasphemy laws in Punjab: Letters to CM, Punjab and President, Indian National Congress: 3 September 2018

To, Capt. Amarinder Singh, Hon’ble Chief Minister, Punjab. Chandigarh                                                                                                      3rd Sept. 2018   (Copy also sent to Shri Rahul Gandhi, President, Indian National Congress)   Dear Mr. Chief Minister,   Sub: Open letter in protest against reported plans to make sacrilege a major offence   It is with much anguish that we – …

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Public Statement on a Union Minister’s actions: 9 July 2018

PUBLIC STATEMENT Our group of retired civil servants has, over the past year, drawn the attention of the powers that be, particularly the Government of India, to the promotion of an environment that encourages violence, in both word and deed. Apart from reckless utterances at election times aimed at fostering a feeling of hate and …

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