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300 light candles, chant slogans in memory of Taseer

300 light candles, chant slogans in memory of Taseer

LAHORE – Participants condemn JAC organised vigil outside Governor House against rising extremism
JAC urge citizens not to support any hate propaganda and campaign
Demands review of laws that incite violence and violate fundamental rights
Over 300 activists and citizens joined the Joint Action Committee (JAC) for People’s Rights in a vigil in front of the Governor’s House Main Gate on Friday demanding the government to take immediate and serious action for stopping

‘Honour women in light of Islam’

LAHORE: A seminar, in connection with Human Rights Week, was held under the joint efforts of All Pakistan Women Association (APWA) and Punjab Ministry of Human Rights and Minority Affairs.
HR Department Provincial Secretary Arshad Bin Ahmad, Human Rights Activist I A Rehman, APWA Punjab Chairperson Roohi Syed and advocate Shamsa Ali were among the speakers. They recommended the implementation of existing laws meant for the women’s betterment, in addition to framing up new