Indian lawyer Colin Gonsalves wins prestigious Swedish rights award

Colin Gonsalves, a senior Indian advocate was selected for a prestigious rights award in Swedenannounced on 26th Sept. 2017. He has been selected for his innovative use of public interest litigation in securing fundamental human rights for India’s most marginalised and vulnerable citizens. He will share the award and the prize money worth over USD 300,000 (SEK 3 million) with two other laureates — Khadija Ismayilova from Azerbaijan and Robert Bilott from the US.