United Nations

International Covenant on
Civil and Political Rights

Distr.: General
3 January 2018
Original: English

Human Rights Committee

Decision adopted by the Committee under the Optional
Protocol, concerning communication No. 2303/2013*, **
Communication submitted by:

B.S.S. et al.

Alleged victims:

The authors

State party:


Date of communication:

31 October 2013

Substantive issue:

Deportation to India

At its meeting on 8 November 2017, the Committee, having been informed that the
authors and the State party had reached an agreement on the substantive issue raised in the
communication and that the authors were no longer at risk of deportation, decided to
discontinue the consideration of communication No. 2303/2013.

* Adopted by the Committee at its 121st session (16 October–10 November 2017).
** The following members of the Committee participated in the examination of the communication:
Yadh Ben Achour, Ilze Brands Kehris, Sarah Cleveland, Olivier de Frouville, Christof Heyns, Yuji
Iwasawa, Bamariam Koita, Duncan Laki Muhumuza, Photini Pazartzis, Mauro Politi, José Manuel
Santos Pais, Anja Seibert-Fohr, Yuval Shany and Margo Waterval.



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