Following the tie up, SVHCP and CoNE have jointly conducted a Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) screening programme for the marginalised community at the conference hall of Old CMO office Bishnupur on Wednesday.
CoNE president RK Nalinikanta said that the Legal Aid Clinic, CoNE which was the very first LAC for the marginalised communities in India, was formally opened on June 3, 2013 by Justice N Kotiswar Singh.
The Community Network for Empowerment (CoNE) has stated that MHRC had issued the said order on August 10 following the complaint filed by CoNE and USER Manipur.
A letter jointly signed by three organisations was submitted via email to the principal secretary (Social Welfare department), Government of Manipur on Thursday.
A campaign was held in support of drug victims and the organisers carried out silent protests and car rallies in Imphal.
Community Network for Empowerment (CoNE) and User Society for Effective Response (USER) Manipur urged the Manipur Human Rights Commission (MHRC) to frame regulatory guidelines so as to ensure non-recurrence of human rights violation in drug rehabilitation centres.