Home / Gender Issues / Murder of four women condemned

Murder of four women condemned

KARACHI: An NGO working for women’s rights condemned the murder of four women in the name of honour and demanded that the killers be arrested, tried and punished sternly.
In a statement issued here on Friday the NGO, Aurat Foundation, said that the four victims — Naseem, Shahzadi, Nasiba and Safia — were killed in Abdoo Goth, Shikarpur, a few days back under the pretext of Karo-kari.It also demanded that the provision of compromise available in the recently passed law regarding Karo-kari, be taken out as owing to the loophole the murderers, who were close relatives, got away with the murder.

It said that at the time of passage of the Karo-kari law, civil society activists had pointed out that the provision of compromise would be misused and it had been proved correct as the cases of Karo-kari killings had not declined.It said that if the government was really serious about the protection of women it should withdraw the provision to compound / compromise available in the Karo-kari law and should take stern steps against the culprits so that it could act as a deterrent and discriminatory customs towards women could be stopped.
Source: Dawn

About admin

burberry pas cher burberry soldes longchamp pas cher longchamp pas cher polo ralph lauren pas cher nike tn pas cher nike tn nike tn pas cher air max 90 pas cher air max pas cher roshe run pas cher nike huarache pas cher nike tn pas cher louboutin pas cher louboutin soldes mbt pas cher mbt pas cher hermes pas cher hollister pas cher hollister paris herve leger pas cher michael kors pas cher remy hair extensions clip in hair extensions mbt outlet vanessa bruno pas cher vanessa bruno pas cher vanessa bruno pas cher ralph lauren pas cher

Scroll To Top