A meeting of Selection Committee under the Chairmanship of Chief Minister Pema Khandu, along with P. D. Sona, Speaker, Arunachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly and Bamang Felix, Minister Home as Members was held on 4/12/2019 for making recommendations for the appointment of Chairperson and Members of the Arunachal Pradesh State Human Rights Commission (APSHRC).
State Govt. have decided to constitute A.P. State Human Rights Commission (APSHRC) in pursuance of Section 21(1) of Protection of Human Right Act 1993.
It is a major policy decision of the State Govt. so that the complaints pertaining to violations of various types of Human Rights can be redressed with the setting up the APSHRC.
With the meeting of the Committee, a full fledged APSHRC will be in place shortly.