The number of complaints received against armed forces personnel for violation of Human Rights during last three years and current year are as under:-
Year Complaints received
2010 (Upto 15.11.2010) 50
Investigation has been initiated into all the complaints and in 175 cases complaints were found to be devoid of merit. In 4 cases, 8 armed forces personnel found blameworthy have been awarded punishments so far.
This information was given by Defence Minister Shri AK Antony in a written reply to Shri Bhisma Shanker @ Kushal Tiwari and others in Lok Sabha .