United Nations

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

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7 July 2011
Original: English

Committee against Torture
Forty-Sixth session
9 May – 3 June 2011

Communication No. 338/2008
Submitted by:

Uttam Mondal (represented by counsel,
Gunnel Stunberg)

Alleged victim:

The complainant

State party:


Date of the complaint:

30 November 2007 (initial submission)

Date of present decision:

23 May 2011

Subject matter:

Deportation of complainant to Bangladesh

Procedural issues:

Insufficient substantiation

Substantive issues:

Prohibition of refoulement

Articles of the Covenant:

3, 16, 22




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