LAHORE: Governor Punjab Malik Rafique Rajwana on Monday signed the Women protection Bill. The bill approved by the Punjab assembly. Punjab Assembly Ka Tahafuz-e-Khawateen Bill – by Prof. Riffat Mazhar – 28th February Posted By: Prof. Riffat Mazhar on February Huqooq e niswan act by mufti muneeb ur rehman. Women right and women protection bill in pakistan. Kati Kokab. Women right and women.

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The issue might be due to the connections of surfers. Let us take a serious and realistic look at the basic points mentioned in this bill.

Muhammad Amjad Saqib Dr. Gen R Talat Masood Lt. By hhaqooq this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The results are very much in line with the above mentioned facts. This page was last edited on 7 Marchat Huqooq Niswan Ya Huqooq Fahashi.

In this haqioq tenure, not once did I come across a case in which a rape victim was awarded punishment because she was unable to present four witnesses. R Mehmood Ali Durrani Gen. In fact it is common sense that rape is a more serious offense than what is done with free will. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, click here.

Governor Punjab signs Women Protection Bill

Hussain Ahmed Paracha Dr. It is now obvious that the extremely strict conditions laid down for enforcement of had are sometimes not fulfilled merely due to the technical reasons. This haqoos be verified very easily by doing an analyses of the cases executed under Hudood Ordinance in the last 27 years.


If you enjoyed this article, subscribe to receive more just like it, and don’t forget to like us billl Facebook. Retrieved 5 May This risk of imprisonment, it is contended, has kept many women from trying to bring their attackers to justice. Gen R Hamid Nawaz Lt.

At times decisions are made in total absence of eye-witnesses, only on account of circumstantial evidence. The amendments change the punishment for someone convicted of having consensual sex outside marriage to imprisonment of up to five years and a fine of Rs 10, Cases will be shuffled between the courts, and it will become near impossible to redress the grievances of the oppressed.

Throughout those twenty-seven years during which this offence had remained under the jurisdiction of the police, there were hardly any cases where innocent people had been put to trouble. That does away with the need for the four witnesses haooq allows convictions to be made on the basis of forensic and circumstantial evidence.

It is, but not clear why the clause is added that if the court does not find bil substance in favor of the case then it will dismiss the case since it is already covered under Criminal Act clause We are using third party links for live tvs. Gen R Asad Durrani Lt. Women fearing conviction under Section 10 2 frequently bring charges of rape under 10 3 against their alleged partners. This article which had actually resolved many legal perplexities, and because of which oppressed women had been considerably less vulnerable, has been cancelled in the said bill.


Muhammad Ibrahim Khan Prof. If we study the bill we would arrive at the conclusion that the bill contains only two substantive points: The issue of police excess against women could be addressed through declaring the arrest of the complainant under any clause of the Hudood Ordinance a criminal offence until the case is decided by the court. This was indeed a weak point in the Hudood ordinance, and the removal of this weakness had been strongly recommended by the scholars.

Hasan Askari Rizvi Dr. But since usually there is lack of sufficient evidence to proof that the woman is lying, bull such cases are rare.

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The court hearing this case will not be able to take any action because due to the above clause it is no more authorized to convert a case of rape into a case of lewdness. The law meant women would not be jailed if they were unable to prove rape, and allows rape to be proved on grounds other hqaooq witnesses, such as forensics and DNA evidence. If you have any questions please contact us. It was actually not possible only because of Hudood Ordinance because according to Hudood Ordinance the condition of four witnesses was necessary only to enforce the Shariah punishment hadd.

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