A regional court in Peshawar bought the enrollment of a first info report (FIR) on Thursday versus organisers of this year’s Aurat March in Islamabad for presumably making “derogatory remarks” against Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) as well as Hazrat Aisha and also displaying “obscene posters”.
Judge Syed Shaukatullah Shah passed the order on a request submitted by 5 legal representatives– Ibrar Hussain, Israr Hussain, Kashif Ahmed Tarakai, Siyad Hussain, as well as Adnan Gohar.
The application was submitted under Section 22-A of the Code of Wrongdoer Treatment, which empowers the court to serve as ‘Justice of Peace” and also get the enrollment of an FIR against an offence in case of the cops’s failure to do so.
In their application, the attorneys alleged that throughout the Aurat March 2021 which was hung on March 8, “negative remarks were utilized in regard of Holy Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (PBUH) and Bibi Aisha close to display of un-Islamic and profane posters on the guidelines of organisers which injure the feelings and also beliefs of all Muslims consisting of [them]”.
They asserted they had actually seen the “disparaging and un-Islamic product” while they were on the court’s properties in Peshawar and had later submitted an application with the SHO East Cantt but he was “hesitant” to sign up an FIR.
The judge specified that the petitioner’s debates were heard as well as the document was checked out. He directed the SHO East Cantt to “register FIR of the incident as reported by the petitioners under the appropriate regulation”.
Previously this month, a video clip from the presentation held in Karachi was doctored to wrongly show individuals increasing blasphemous mottos as well as commonly shared online.
The organisers of Aurat March made clear that the individuals of the march did not increase such slogans and also their video was edited to malign their battle.
Individuals likewise misinterpreted flags of the Female Democratic Front (WDF) at the Islamabad March for the French Tricolour after which the organisers issued an explanation.
Read: The Aurat March and also the march of disinformation.
After protests in the resources requiring registration of FIRs versus organisers and participants of the Aurat March, Preacher for Religious Affairs Noorul Haq Qadri had said that “questionable product” shared on social media concerning the march was being examined.
Aurat March has actually become an annual function because 2018 and every year encounters reaction from certain religio-political parties, that have actually been opposing the occasion.
The marches are organised in major cities to highlight problems dealing with ladies and condemning incidents of violence versus them along with sex discrimination, economic exploitation and also misogyny.
Following this year’s progress International Women’s Day, heated discussions were once again seen on social media sites for as well as against the march.