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Pakistan far right extremists caught out framing a child for blasphemy

Pakistan far right extremists caught out framing a child for blasphemy

Community concern is growing after an eight year old Punjab boy was imprisoned for a week over allegations of blasphemy. Outdated Colonial Era laws written by the British rulers were recrafted by Pakistan to exclude protections to Ahmadis and ‘Islamicise them’. Pakistan has a long standing history of persecuting minorities, including Hindu, Christians, Balochis, Sikhs [...]

August 17, 2021 Sarah Louise Gates Analysis/Insights, Archives, Hinduphobia, News updates, Pakistan, World Focus 0

MEDIA RELEASE: HHR Pakistan Embassy Protest

MEDIA RELEASE: HHR Pakistan Embassy Protest

Hindu Human Rights protested outside the Pakistan Embassy London on Sunday the 15th of August to end Pakistan blasphemy laws and ongoing persecution of minorities. Community concern is growing after an eight year old boy in the Punjab was imprisoned for a week over allegations of blasphemy. Outdated Colonial Era laws written by the British [...]

August 16, 2021 HHR HHR Activities/Press releases, India, News updates, Pakistan 0

HHR Protest Press Release : 8 Year Old Pakistani Hindu Boy Was Charged Under Blasphemy law

HHR Protest Press Release : 8 Year Old Pakistani Hindu Boy Was Charged Under Blasphemy law

An eight-year-old Hindu boy in Pakistan has become the youngest victim as yet to suffer under that country’s draconian and wholly undemocratic blasphemy law. The Hindu boy in Bhong village in Rahim Yar Khan, Punjab had been charged with blasphemy; which can carry a mandatory death penalty. He was alleged to have urinated in the [...]

August 10, 2021 HHR Archives, HHR Activities/Press releases, Hinduphobia, News updates, Pakistan, World Focus 0
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