16000 people arrested under NAP for hate speech

Monday 09 January 2017 2 months ago 39   Islamabad   Print

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Report  Web desk : More than 15000 cases were filed against the wrong use of loud speaker and hate speeches, while 16000 people were arrested across Pakistan under National Action Plan (NAP). According to National Counter Terrorism Authority (NACTA), approximately 70 buildings and yards have been sealed including 41 in Punjab, 25 in Balochistan, one in Gilgit-Baltistan and three in Azad Kashmir. Moreover, books and written material consisting of banned content have also been recovered. As per detail, 9800 cases have been filed for wrong use of loudspeaker in Punjab, 1127 in Sindh, 2620 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), 87 in Balochistan, 110 in Islamabad, 12 in Gilgit-Baltistan and 93 in Azad Kashmir.