Rights Watch | 30th April 2020

Rights Watch

Another Honor Killing

15-year-old Sohrab allegedly stabbed & killed his 17 year old sister Parveen to death in the name of honor at Dhing Khatrian village.

Sohrab also injured his other sisters Sultana & Zainab who were shifted to THQ Chunian. Police arrested the suspect & registered a murder case.

Still Unprotected

Sanitary workers in Gujranwala have been working without safety kits since the COVID-19 outbreak.

Constant requests for safety gear to Gujranwala Waste Management Company and the district administration have not been entertained yet.

Journalist Arrested

Journalists in Swabi protested against the arrest of a senior journalist Mohammad Iqbal.

Iqbal was performing his professional duty when arrested. A complaint was handed over to DC Swabi, Shahid Mehmood.