Press Brief

ABUSE OF CYBERCRIME AND BLASPHEMY LAWS OF PAKISTAN AGAINST THE AHMADIYYA COMMUNITY AND VIOLATIONS OF THEIR FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS OF FAIR TRIAL AND DUE PROCESS 19 April 2021

PRESS BRIEF - Download PDF The Prevention of Electronic Crimes Act, 2016 (PECA) and rules made thereunder define the whole range of cybercrimes along with their punishment, set down the process of investigation and conduct of trial of cases before the designated court. The Ahmadiyya Community which is facing the brunt of state sponsored [...]

2021-07-12T21:36:04+00:00July 12th, 2021|Pakistan, Press Brief|

THE EDUCATION SYSTEM IN PAKISTAN IS HIJACKED BY EXTREMIST IDEOLOGY 06 Mar 2021

PRESS BRIEF - Download PDF With no state supervision, it is up to the individual schools to decide what to teach and preach as is clearly visible in a video (linked below) circulating on social media in which a teacher is brainwashing young students with extremist Islamic ideology. He quotes a tradition of Muhammad [...]

2021-07-12T20:47:19+00:00July 12th, 2021|Pakistan, Press Brief|

IHRC BRIEF STATEMENT ON PERSECUTION OF AHMADIS IN PAKISTAN 22 Feb 2021

PRESS BRIEF - Download PDF No society can claim to be idealistically egalitarian as certain elements of every society always claim superiority over the others, either on ethnic, numerical or religious basis and try to usurp some rights of the weaker segments, but the governing forces of the societies usually play positive regulatory role [...]

2021-07-12T20:37:37+00:00July 12th, 2021|Pakistan, Press Brief|

A NEW WAVE OF AHMADIYYA PERSECUTION IN PAKISTAN 18 Jan 2021

PRESS BRIEF - Download PDF For the last couple of years, the clerics and their followers in Pakistan have intensified their efforts in order to persecute Ahmadis and in this venture the law enforcement agencies and the Courts have become their allies. Cybercrime cases: Since 2019, four cases have been registered against Ahmadis in [...]

2021-07-12T19:52:09+00:00July 12th, 2021|Pakistan, Press Brief|

2020 BROUGHT AN INCREASE IN ACTS OF TARGET KILLINGS AND ATTEMPTED MURDERS OF THE AHMADIS IN PAKISTAN 24 Nov 2020

PRESS BRIEF - Download PDF In 2020, there is a sudden increase in acts of target killings and attempted murders of the members of the Ahmadiyya Community in Pakistan. Most unfortunately, these ruthless killings have increased from July 2020 onwards. Following, inter alia, is a list of such incidents: On 27.02.2020, an eleven-year old [...]

2021-07-12T19:52:32+00:00July 12th, 2021|Pakistan, Press Brief|