Banglar Manabadhikar Suraksha Mancha (MASUM) is a collective of social activists, professionals; psychiatrists, doctors, psychological counselors and pro bono lawyers dedicated to advance human rights in India and the sub-continent. MASUM collaborates with other human rights groups, social movements and survivors’ collectives to enforce the rights of marginalized people and to minimize the systemic discrimination of marginalized. MASUM is committed to challenge torture, oppression, exploitation and discrimination against any group or individual. Organization started its journey with addressing the custodial torture and its subsequent ramification, further extended its activities to address other forms of human rights violations and other sphere of democracy and deliverances meant for marginalized.
Major focus of the organization is to monitor the incidents of torture, constant lobbying and advocacy with United Nations bodies, international communities and domestic Human Rights Institutions to establish the prevalence of this social malice and to provide medical, psychological and legal respite to the torture survivors.
Banglar Manabadhikar Suraksha Mancha (MASUM) is a human right organization and registered under the Registration of Societies Act, 1860