Nazir Gilani to raise Balochistan issue in Geneva
London: JKCHR Secretary General Dr. Syed Nazir Gilani left for Geneva to attend the 19th Session of UN Human Rights Council. The Secretary General of the United Nations has received two written statements from JKCHR and these have been circulated at the 19th Session of UN Human Rights Council as UN Documents A/HRC/19/NGO/17 and A/HRC/19/NGO/18.
These documents have been submitted under agenda items 3 and 4 and cover the Rights of the “four generations of displaced Kashmiris” and Kashmir as a “Human Rights situation that requires Council’s attention”.
JKCHR Secretary General has been requested by the civil society in Pakistan to raise the issue of threats to media and extra judicial killings of Baloch political workers by intelligence agencies and the question of missing persons.