AURAT


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Aurat March member Fatima Razzaq said that Kashmiri women needed freedom more than ever.
She urged the media to inform the women and girls about the "Aurat App" as victim women could get advantage of it.
She supplemented her preceding speakers, Mehnaz Rehman of Aurat Foundation and Naheed Syed of HomeNet that to address these issues and challenges, an effective approach with focused policy planning was rudimentary.
Amina Malik of Civil Society Network had filed the petition under Sections 22-A and 22-B of the Criminal Procedure Code, pleading that an application had been submitted to the SHO of the Civil Lines police station for registration of an FIR against the participants of the Aurat March.
The court had reserved the verdict on Wednesday on the petition filed by Amina Malik of the Civil Society Network, wherein she said that an application had been submitted with the Civil Lines station house officer (SHO) for registration of an FIR against Aurat March participants, but the SHO was reluctant to lodge a case.
Twitter user, @pakistanned posted: "I went to the aurat march and it was so amazing, I can't stop smiling and I feel a little safer in this country knowing that so many openly advocate for diversity and empowerment..."
In September 2014, MPKB had launched a four-month-long operations to ensure female traders at places like night markets or supermarkets to reinforce an existing rule for them to cover up their aurat, with failure to do so punishable by a maximum RM500 compound.
The event was well attended by Aurat Foundation management, USAID officials, IBA students and esteemed faculty members.
Speaking on the occasion, Regional Director Aurat Foundation Mehnaz Rehman said that the female IT graduates could not find jobs because of not having sufficient skill.
2 ( ANI ): Taking potshots at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Giriraj Singh on Saturday said the former was jealous of his party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and was quarrelling like a like a 'dehati aurat' (rural woman) with him.
Hamid said Sharif had called Singh dehati aurat ( village woman) expressing his unhappiness that the Indian PM complained to US President Barack Obama about Sharif on Pakistan.
The governor made these remarks while meeting a delegation of the Aurat Foundation, a leading non-government organisation (NGO), at the Governor's House.