Protest held to express solidarity with families of Peshawar madressah martyrs

Protest held to express solidarity with families of Peshawar madressah martyrs

ISLAMABAD: Sustainable Social Development Organization and Pegham e Pakistan Thursday here held a protest rally outside the National Press Club to express solidarity with the families of those martyred in the attack on madressah in Peshawar. The participants held banners and placards and were demanding full implementation of the National Action Plan and more measures for the end of terrorism and extremism. Executive Director of SSDO Syed Kausar Abbas and Mumtaz Gohar of Child Rights Movement led the rally. Kausar Abbas while speaking to the protesters said after the terror attack of Army Public School, National Action Plan was prepared and it helped end terrorism, violence and extremism. He said the state had the responsibility to protect every member of society including children, youth and elders. He said it was need of the hour to ensure implementation of National Action Plan at the level of provinces, districts, tehsils and union councils. He said ulema and muftis had agreement on the document of Pegham e Pakistan. He lauded the immense sacrifices of armed forces, law enforcement agencies, civil armed forces and said people of Pakistan will not let go waste these sacrifices. He stressed that the laws on the protection of rights of children should be implemented at the federal and provincial level Published in CNews Pakistan, Nov 05,2020 https://cnewspakistan.com/?p=10545