Saw this in Business Recorder and after editing in MS PAINT, sent this to all friends few days back. I was bitterly pissed off at the kid Bilawal there.
Very very strong arguments by Shireen Mazari i must say. Not necessarily all CORRECT but very strong argument PTI has. PTI has indeed some sensible heads then those mafia type MQM,PPP,ANP,PML,MMAz. Shireen Mazari’s this interview has impressed me alot, not that i necessarily agree with her in views.
As you read this, a family of 13, including children are on hunger strike outside the National Press Club in F-6 Sector to protest against a false case of Karo-kari in which a former minister is involved. It portrays a sad picture of our society.
Former minister of fisheries Mir Manzoor Panhwar, sardar and head of the Panchayat (which makes Karo-kari decisions on daily basis) in Dharki Tehsil of Ghotki District, has declared a legally married couple as Karo-kari and demanded that either the couple and their one-year-old daughter be handed over to him for punishment either by ‘sangsar’ (the victim is buried up to his/ her chest under the ground and then stoned to death by members of the community) or by throwing them before starving dogs (kept unfed for eight days). The other option is for the accused Mohammad Ishaq’s brother Mohammad Essa to hand over his sister and daughter to the sardar as compensation. The sardar being a ‘kind’ person is offering them to choose how they would like to be punished. Continue reading