Protest against brutal killing of women over honour in Jacobabad

Sunday 09 April 2017 1 month ago 32   Jacobabad   Print

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Report  Web desk : JACOBABAD: The city organizations, political organizations and civil society taken out a protest demonstration rally against brutal killings of innocent women on the name of honour, it marched various routes and culminated in front of Jacobabad Press Club, here on Sunday. The rally was led by Jaan Muhammad Odhano, CDF leader, Jamila Soomro, STP leader, Qamar Bano, PPP ladies wing leader, Raaz Khan Pathan, PTI leader, Dilmurad Lashari, Awami Party Leader, Zahid Hussain Rind, GM Mastoi, Agha Ghazanfar Pathan, GM Somro form Awami Tehreek, Tariq Rind and Nadeem Bahrani. Speaking on the occasion, leaders said that a lot of laws have been passed by elected assemblies to avoid torture on women and brutal killings of innocent women, but government has failed to implement over them due to which in first quarter of the this year 03 women have been slaughtered from 05 in Jacobabad which was regrettable and condemnable act. In addition, it is prime responsibility of Government to take stern steps to implement on laws, which was made by government, but they lamented that elected representatives have been failed to discharge their responsibilities hence 50% population is deprived to get justice and they have unable to participate the healthy role in the development of the country. Protesters demanded of the authorities concerned to take stern steps to implement on laws especially 311 PPC otherwise they threatened to extend their protest movement across Sindh. A large number of protesters, taking placard and banners inscribed slogans against brutal killings and torture on women, were chanting slogans against brutal killings and torture on women. (01)