Friday, January 27

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(City): Ditching anti-women narrative must for social development

Karachi:For realization of social development, it is necessary that the state should change its anti-women narrative, said the speakers of a protest demo here on Saturday. According to details, Home-Based Women Workers Federation (HBWWF), National Trade Union Alliance and Shehri Awami Mahaz jointly staged a big protest demo in front of the Karachi Press Club (KPC) to express the anguish on growing incidents of rape, torture and murder of women and girls. Addressing the demo, led by HBWWF general secretary Zahra Khan, the speakers said the growing violence against women, children and trans-genders show the increasing tendencies of violence, intolerance and sexual frustration in our society. They said the horrific gang-rape incident on the Lahore-Sialkot Motorway and very negative stat...