(Weekly Organ of the Communist Party of India (Marxist)
April 28, 2013
AIDWA Pays Homage to Justice J S Verma
The following is the statement issued by AIDWA on April 23:
expresses its shock at the sudden demise of Justice JS
Verma, former CJI and chairman
of the National Human Rights Commission. In his death,
all those fighting
against injustice and oppression have lost a true friend and
Shri JS Verma had visited
in the wake of the "Damini" gang rape case of December 2012,
AIDWA pays homage to the memory of Justice Verma with whom many AIDWA members had the privilege to interact on many occasions. He was always accessible and ready to help. He will be sorely missed. AIDWA also conveys heartfelt condolences to his wife and family.
Brinda Karat, member of the Polit Bureau of the CPI(M) visited Justice J.S. Verma's residence to pay homage to him. She laid a wreath on his body on behalf of the Party on April 23. She also attended his funeral.