Ministry working on protection of human rights: Shireen Mazari

Human Rights Federal Minister Shireen Mazari

Human Rights Federal Minister Shireen Mazari said on Sunday Pakistan has worked hard for the promotion and protection of human rights in the country.

Speaking on Human Rights Day, she said the ministry is working on child abuse, rights of minorities, protection against torture by the security agencies, illegal detention, legal aid and access to justice on time.

Mazari said, research studies have been conducted on women’s right to inheritance, street children to harmonize domestic laws with international commitments, adding, we are equal citizens of one state and our guiding principles are given by the founder of the nation Muhammad Ali Jinnah.

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