Black day to demand justice for May 12 carnage

Published: May 12, 2010
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Violent clashes broke out in Karachi on May 12, 2007 leaving more than 45 people dead in its wake. (AFP)

Violent clashes broke out in Karachi on May 12, 2007 leaving more than 45 people dead in its wake. (AFP)

KARACHI: The legal fraternity is observing a black day against the killing of more than 45 people in the violence that seized the city of Karachi on May 12, 2007.

The day is being observed on the appeal of Secretary General Supreme Court Bar Association Raja Zulqarnain, The SCBA secretary general has pledged that lawyers would continue their struggle till the arrest and punishment of the killers.

Raja Ameen Minhas, who is the secretary general of the Islamabad High Court Bar Association, has appealed to the Chief Justice to take suo moto notice of the killing of innocent people in 2007.

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  • Sultan Ahmed
    May 12, 2010 - 7:57PM

    It is doubtless to say,
    lawyer’s movement was peaceful not violent,
    but deliberately interfere and killed notables,in this way
    heinous crime was committed,
    so according to law of the land responsible must be bring to justice.Recommend

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