September 30, 2021 12:19:23 pm
On Monday (September 27), a court in Lahore, Pakistan sentenced a woman to death over charges of blasphemy. As per media reports, a district and sessions court sentenced Salma Tanvir, who is the principal of a private school, to death and fined her with PKR 5,000.
In 2010, Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian woman, was sentenced to death for blasphemy but was acquitted by the country’s Supreme Court eight years later for lack of evidence. She was allowed to leave to Canada in May 2019.
So far, Pakistan has not executed any person for blasphemy. However, several extra-judicial killings have been reported. One case is that of Mashal Khan, a university student from the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, who was lynched after he was accused of blasphemy on social media in 2017.
bet365 app ios ?sterreich,The blasphemy charges stem from Tanvir’s denial that Prophet Muhammad was the last prophet of Islam.imps vs upi
Pakistan is infamous for its strict blasphemy laws. In 2019, Junaid Hafeez, a former university lecturer, was sentenced to death on blasphemy charges. Hafeez, who was 33 at the time of sentencing, was a visiting lecturer at Multan’s Bahauddin Zakariya University (BZU).
Years prior to this, in 2013, Hafeez was arrested after he was accused of making blasphemous remarks during a lecture he gave at an event.,volleyball tvb
football betting tips today free daily and weekend predictions,Amnesty International has maintained that these blasphemy laws are “often used against religious minorities and others who are the target of false accusations, while emboldening vigilantes prepared to threaten or kill the accused.”
handball king,Section 295-C of the Pakistan Penal Code provides punishment for blasphemy, and was enacted during the military rule of General Zia-ul-Haq in 1986.
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Whoever by words, either spoken or written, or by visible representation or by any imputation, innuendo, or insinuation, directly or indirectly, defiles the sacred name of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) shall be punished with death, or imprisonment for life, and shall also be liable to fine.”,financial betting sites
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