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Rights Watch | 29th March 2021

A mother of two children along with several villagers of Chak 11 Ford Wah staged a protest against Bakhshan Khan police for aiding her rapist, an influential landlord, by throwing out her complaint despite a medical exam confirming sexual assault. For more news on women's rights abuses, keep reading.

Ban dowry demand & raise limit to 4 Tolas gold says new law

October 14th, 2020; By Rehan Piracha; LAHORE; A petitioner has approached the LHC for enforcement of the Dowry and Bridal Gifts Act 1976 as the Federal Cabinet is set to ratify amendments in the 44-year-old antiquated law which would ban demand of dowry.