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Rights Watch | 24th December 2020

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A Lahore sessions court magistrate has summoned Meesha Shafi and seven others to appear in court for a January 18 hearing on the defamation suit filed against them by Ali Zafar. For more stories on human rights abuses, keep scrolling.
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Rights Watch | 7th December 2020

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7 year old boy raped and then stabbed, dies while receiving treatment at Jinnah Hospital in Lahore. The minor had gone missing from his home in Green Town on Sunday morning, and was abandoned in critical condition at the hospital by an unidentified man.
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Rights Watch | 22nd October 2020

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Trans protection centers planned, ward set up in PIMS to cater to health needs of trans community; ten Kakrali policemen booked for murder and illegal detention in a case regarding the death of a youth due to alleged custodial torture. Elderly man appeals to the Prime Minister to bring back son who has been languishing in an Indian jail despite completing his fourteen-year prison term.

‘Crimes against transgenders must be made non compoundable’

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September 17th, 2020; By Ahmad Saeed; LAHORE; Transgender rights activists demand the govt to make crimes against them uncompoundable as the perpetrators go scot-free because of legal loopholes. They also urged the govt to establish a special desk in every police station to help transgenders

Transgender worker brutally murdered in Phoolnagar

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September 8th, 2020; By Amir Taqvi; PAKPATTAN; Thirty-year-old transwoman Amanullah aka Billu Pathani, a resident of Pakpattan, used to earn an honest living by working at a private factory in Saraye Cheena near Phoolnagar. But one night, between the 28th and 29th of August she was gruesomely attacked by “unknown assailants”. The culprits hit Amanullah on the head with a heavy object and then choked her to death.  

Rights Watch | August 27th 2020

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 Federal Education ministry will hold meeting with education ministers on September 7. The decision on reopening educational institutions in phases from Sept 15 will be announced after the meeting.

Trans rights activist Julie Khan locked up in Adiala

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August 15th 2020                                            ...

A throwback to the slogans and posters of Aurat March

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LAHORE: A week ago, on International Women's Day, thousands of women across Pakistan poured into the streets under the banner of Aurat March. Women,...