Allama Shafqat Sherazi laments callousness on enforced disappearance which the concerned higher authorities have expressed so far.
Majlis-e-Wahdat-e-Muslimeen Foreign Affairs head said that he and his team fully support the legitimate demands of the sit-in protesters of Karachi.
Allama Shafqat Sherazi laments callousness on enforced disappearance
Families of the victims continue to protest at the sit-in camp under the aegis of Joint Action Committee for Shia Missing Persons.
He further said that the government attitude and policy on the issue of enforced disappearance totally go against the Constitution of Pakistan, let alone international norms.
He said that subjecting citizens to enforced disappearance is a violation of Constitution of Pakistan, while torturing them during unlawful incarceration amounts to inhuman act.
Allama Shafqat said that if the authorities have any charges, they should produce the accuse for trial in courts of law.
Moreover, he said that if they don’t have any case, then they should waste no time to release the victims of enforced disappearance.
While citing law and human rights related principles, he further said that even state authorities have no right or power to subject anybody to enforced disappearance.
Meanwhile, families of the victims continue to protest at the sit-in camp under the aegis of Joint Action Committee for Shia Missing Persons.
They are sitting outside mausoleum of founder of Pakistan Mohammad Ali Jinnah.
Meanwhile, families of the victims are protesting against enforced disappearance of their bread earners in Karachi.
They are sitting outside mausoleum of founder of Pakistan Mohammad Ali Jinnah to register protest.
Unfortunately, none from the security establishment has come forward to ensure end to end enforced disappearance of loyal sons of Pakistan.
Instead, a state security agency has subjected another notable to enforced disappearance in Sahiwal Sargodha.
The media covered wailing mothers, sisters and wives and minor children of many victims of enforced disappearance.
Protesting families slammed the perpetrators of enforced disappearance and accused them of committing their collective economic genocide.
Moreover, they said that on the one hand, enforced disappearance amounts to economic genocide and on the other it amounts to collective character assassination.
They lamented the unethical, immoral, unlawful and unconstitutional, biased and discriminatory policy of power that be against Shia Muslims.