CAT/C/46/D/336/2008

United Nations

Convention against Torture
and Other Cruel, Inhuman
or Degrading Treatment
or Punishment

Distr.: Restricted*
7 July 2011
Original: English

Committee against Torture
Forty-sixth Session
9 May – 3 June 2011

Decision
Communication No. 336/2008
Submitted by:

Harminder Singh Khalsa et al. (represented
by counsel, Werner Spirig)

Alleged victims:

The complainants

State party:

Switzerland

Date of complaint:

18 February 2008 (initial submission)

Date of present decision:

26 May 2011

Subject matter:

Deportation of the complainants from
Switzerland to India

Substantive issue:

Risk of torture upon return to country of
origin.

Procedural issue:

None

Article of the Convention:

3

[Annex]

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GE.11-43977

Made public by decision of the Committee against Torture.

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