Mob justice

Kangaroo justice ought to be anathema to the certitudes of the proposed Naya Pakistan. And yet the triumph of such justice was evident from macabre drama that preceded visuals of relatives carrying the body of Mushtaq for the last rites.

Govt begins Nyay bandhu, tele-law initiatives to ensure quality, speedy justice: Rijiju in RS

The Government has launched two important legal empowerment initiatives which includes Nyaya Bandhu (Pro-bono Legal Services) programme to link the persons eligible to avail free legal aid under Section 12 of LSA Act, 1987 with the pro-bono lawyers. 3840 pro bono advocates have been registered under the programme and 1440 cases have been registered by the beneficiaries, the minister said in the Rajya Sabha.