ISLAMABAD: A larger Bench of Supreme Court, while reviewing the presidential reference against Hasba Bill, has declared some clauses of. The bill is pending with the NWFP governor, who has until 17 While the MMA has vowed to defend the Hasba Act in the Supreme Court, it. The Mutahida Majlis-I-Amal government in NWFP has tabled Hasba bill in Opinion of MMA: The proposed bill was drafted when the MMA leadership strongly.

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So the constitutionality of the Hasba Act is the issue.

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In such case he shall be served with a show-cause notice, which will be replied to by the District Mohtasib within seven days from the date of service. Whereas sovereignty over the entire universe belongs to Almighty Allah alone and the authority to be exercised by the people of Pakistan through their chosen representatives within the limits prescribed by him is a sacred trust.

Pakistan is once again at a critical juncture of political transition. For more information on the World Evangelical Alliance, please take a look at our site on the web at http: Appointment of staff and terms of employment— 1 Government shall determine the terms and conditions of service and pay and allowances in respect of the staff members of the Mohtasib.

Part II, “Fundamental Rights” Chapter 1, 20a states, “every citizen shall have the right to profess, practise and propagate his religion. However, the draft Hasba Bill does not make such a distinction between the minorities and the Muslim majority – the provisions of the Hasba Bill would be imposed on minorities as well as Muslims. Bovendien heeft de gouverneur van de provincie NWFP een aantal zorgen geuit over het concept van het Hasba-wetsvoorstel dat is ontworpen om de Sharia uit te voeren door een ombudsman met politiebevoegdheden aan te stellen.


Was it the 14 or 15 August??

Clauses of Hasba Bill declared unconstitutional – PakTribune

The Mohtasib shall, in accordance with the rules made under this Act, pay expenses and allowances to the affected parties or the witnesses produced by them. The Mohtasib shall be empowered to check or cause to be checked through his employees the official records of the concerned Agency; provided that such documents do not pertain to state secret documents. Implementation of orders, etc—- 1 On completion of the action in relation to a complaint, the Mohtasib shall have the power to issue directive to the competent officer of the Department concerned for its implementation and may, at the same time, take up such steps as considers expedient.

Procedure and evidence—- 1 A complaint shall be made in writing or orally by the person aggrieved or, in case of his death, by his legal heirs, to the Mohtasib, which may be delivered personally to the Mohtasib himself or his concerned member of staff or by post, Email or Fax, etc.

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And whereas implementation of Islamic way of life revolves around Amer-Bil-Maroof and Nahi-Anil-Munkir and to achieve this objective it is necessary, apart from other steps, to establish an institution of accountability, which could keep a watch on securing legitimate rights of various classes of the society, including females, minorities and children and to protect them bkll emerging evils and injustices in the society. Acting Mohtasib — 1 If the Provincial Mohtasib, for any reason such as leave, etc.

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December 31, Economic direction? To subscribe, send an empty e-mail to join-rl-prayer xc. The political party landscape remains wracked with judicial complications and ongoing accountability pressures.

Presumably when the Hasba Act states that the Mohtasib shall “protect the rights of minorities, particularly to regard the hxsba of their religious places and sites where they perform their religious ceremonies”, it means that Mohtasib is to preserve the “rights” of religious minorities according to Islam, that is, as dhimmis: Moreover, the NWFP Governor has raised a number of concerns on the draft Hasba Bill which is designed to implement the Shariah by appointing an Ombudsman with police competence.


He said the government was ready to incorporate positive suggestions into the law despite its passage.

The debate in the Supreme Court concerning the constitutionality of the Hasba Act will be interesting and important. Opposition MPAs, wearing black armbands inscribed with slogans against the bill, stayed in the house till its bjll. The formation of the Hasba institution was aimed at uprooting corruption from government departments and society.

The prayer of the Christian Church must surely be that the MMA strategy will backfire, resulting in widespread disgust and a rejection of divisive, repressive, barbaric Islamic mediaevalism, in preference hasbba national unity, progress, development and complete religious liberty. If the Supreme Court declares the Hasba Act constitutional and the governor signs it into law, the MMA will have won a great victory that will provide legal precedence and leverage to demand the total Islamisation and Talibanisation of all Pakistan.

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See examples translated by Hasba-wetsvoorstel 3 examples with alignment. These examples may contain rude words based on your search. Link 3 However, the Constitution of Pakistan also contains the standard Islamic loophole: