Friday, January 27

Tag: Naghma Shaikh

(NATIONAL): Call to protect fundamental rights of Sindh’s people

KARACHI:Sindh Human Rights Defenders Network (SHRDN) has expressed serious concerned over grave violation of human rights in Sindh as people are deprived of their fundamental rights of freedom of expression and right to fair trial. Addressing a joint press conference organized by SHRDN at Karachi Press Club (KPC), Ali Palh, advocate, Coordinator of SHRDN and activists Naghma Shaikh, Inam Abbasi and Sorath Thebo said the fundamental rights of the citizens must be respected. They demanded to end impunity to those who are supposed to protect the citizens, but violate the laws. They pointed out in recent months the abductions of human rights defenders (HRDs) and political workers in the province has increased. The human rights activists said the defenders operate in a hostile environm...