Information on communal rioting in June 1995 between Muslims and Hindus in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, including the extent of the rioting, casualty figures and the government response [IND23034.E]

Information on this subject could not be found among the sources consulted by the DIRB.

This Response was prepared after researching publicly accessible information currently available to the DIRB within time constraints. This Response is not, and does not purport to be, conclusive as to the merit of any particular claim to refugee status or asylum. Please find below the list of sources consulted in researching this Information Request.

Sources Consulted

Asiaweek [Hong Kong]. Weekly. June to July 1995.

DIRB "Amnesty International: India" country file. June to July 1995.

DIRB Indexed Media Review [Ottawa]. Weekly. June to July 1995.

DIRB "India" country file. June to July 1995.

The Economist [London]. Weekly. June to July 1995.

Far Eastern Economic Review (FEER) [Hong Kong]. Weekly. June to July 1995.

Freedom in the World: The Annual Survey of Political Rights and Civil Liberties, 1994-1995. 1995.

The Hindu [Madras]. Weekly. July 1995.

Human Rights Watch World Report 1996. 1995.

India Abroad [Toronto]. Weekly. July 1995.

India Today [Delhi]. Fortnightly. June to July 1995.

International Service Group (ISG), Citizenship and Immigration, Hull. 1995. Infrequent reports.

Keesing's Record of World Events [Cambridge]. Monthly. June to November 1995.

News from Asia Watch [New York]. Monthly.