Tuesday, November 30, 2021  | 24 Rabiulakhir, 1443
Samaa TV
Facebook Twitter Youtube
HOME > News

Asia Noreen calls for ‘proper investigation’ into blasphemy cases

She was released in October 2018

SAMAA | - Posted: Aug 31, 2019 | Last Updated: 2 years ago
SAMAA |
Posted: Aug 31, 2019 | Last Updated: 2 years ago

File photo: AFP

Asia Noreen, the woman who was released from a Pakistani jail in 2018 after spending eight years on death row over blasphemy charges, has urged for proper investigation into such cases.

In her first interview since her release from jail, Asia Noreen told the Telegraph: “There should be proper investigation mechanisms while applying this law.”

“We should not consider anyone sinful for this act [blasphemy] without any proof,” she added.

Related story: Protests break out after Pakistan’s Supreme Court acquits Aasia Bibi

Speaking about her time in Pakistani jail, Noreen said that she never cried before her daughters when they visited her in jail.

“I used to cry alone filled with pain and grief,” she added.

Follow SAMAA English on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram.

FaceBook WhatsApp
 
HOME  
 
 

Tell us what you think:

Your email address will not be published.

FaceBook WhatsApp
 

 
 
Aasia Bibi, Blasphemy Laws, Pakistan
 

MOST READ
MOST READ
Video: Thirty vehicles collide in huge motorway pile-up
Fake recruitment ad draws large crowd in Rawalpindi
Karachi woman scammed, raped by PUBG friend: police
Man dies by suicide at Karachi shopping mall
Sindh govt to regularize ‘illegal’ buildings in Karachi
Pfizer booster jabs are limited in Sindh
Justice Shamim says did not see affidavit submitted to court
Jack Dorsey steps down as Twitter CEO
 
 
 
 
 
About Us   |   Anchor Profiles   |   Online Advertising   |   Contact Us   |   Feedback   |   Apps   |   FAQs   |   Authors   |   Comment Policy
Facebook   |   Twitter   |   Instagram   |   YouTube   |   WhatsApp