Rights Watch (31st March 2020)

Rights Watch

Stranded truckers

Hundreds of Pakistani truckers and their helpers stranded on the Afghan side of the border despite PM’s orders to allow good transport around 1,500 trucks stuck at Chaman, 800 at Torkham, around 1000 trucks, over 6,600 drivers & helpers stuck at Afghan side since April.

Rapist-killer arrested

Mardan police arrested a man for allegedly raping a 9-year-old girl before brutally killing her and dumping her body in a drain girl went missing in Janabad town on March 26, accused Akhtar Hussain lives in the same street, has confessed to his crime.

Price hike

Manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers are cashing in on an extraordinary demand for commodities during the lock-down cannot share prices due to short supply after LEAs keep detaining vehicles at Karachi’s entry points: KWGA Chairman Anis Majeed.