Tuesday, July 11, 2017

India: Justice as a healing force — An Interview with George Pulikuthiyil

Rev. Fr. George Pulikuthiyil is the Executive Director of Jananeethi, a Kerala, India, based non-governmental organisation advocating human rights throughout the country as well as in the region. In this interview, he has elaborated the area he worked in last few decades.

We need strong funding support for these developmental plans. My dissociation with the church has closed all my avenues for resources. Lots of negative campaigns had gone worldwide.

Interviewed by Nilantha Ilangamuwa-

( July 9, 2017, Kerala – Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) “To my information, there are around 3.5 million NGOs in India and according to reports, over 70% of them are fake. I understand those “fake” organisations never file necessary documents to the government, no proper auditing, no properly constituted governing body, no annual returns, no audit reports etc.,” Reverend Father George Pulikuthiyil, an eminent human rights defender told the Sri Lanka Guardian in an exclusive interview.