Demonstration at Karachi Press Club

Several activists of civil society (HRCP, Aurat Foundation, WAF) and journalists gathered outside Karachi Press Club today with placards and banners and staged a demonstration against Emergency / Martial Law / Military Rule today on November 26, 2007 at about 04:00 pm.

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The demonstrators chanted slogans against General Musharraf and strongly demanded that:

  • Mr. Iftikhar Chaudhry, Chief Justice of Supreme Court of Pakistan and other judges of Supreme Court and high courts should immediately be re-instated
  • Mr. Munir A Malik Advocate, Mr. Tariq Mehmood Advocate, Mr. Ali Ahmed and Mr. Aitazaz Ahsan must be released immediately
  • Mr. Munir A Malik Advocate must be shifted to Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation (SIUT) immediately
  • Curb on print and electronic media should be lifted
  • Lawyers, political and human rights activists arrested all over the country must immediately be released unconditionally;
  • Freedom of association and political activities should not be curbed

Read The News – Human Rights activists stage protest against media curbs

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