Special Assistant directs to strengthen coordination for addressing human rights issues
Karachi, August 31, 2016 (PPI-OT):Special Assistant to Chief Minister Sindh for Human Rights, Rehana Laghari on Wednesday directed all officers of Human Rights Department Sindh to expand cooperation and strengthen coordination with other department of Sindh Government and remain intact with every non-governmental organization, working in the province to address the human rights violation.
This she said while presiding over an important meeting with district Human Rights officers at her office. Director Human Rights Sindh Mr. Mansoor Rajput and Administrator Complaint Centre Directorate of Human Rights Mr. Muhammad Ashfaque were also present on the occasion.
She directed all officers to maintain diary of Human Rights related cases on daily basis and report them to concerned department including head office and she further directed to ensure punctuality in the offices and issue warning to those staff who were absent and coming late in office. Nobody is above the law and will not be allowed to violate rules. She added that she will pay surprise visit of human rights offices throughout the province.
She also told that Human Rights situation must be strengthened to the international level, while every possible arrangement should be made to publicize the department and seminars, workshops and walks should be arranged, so that people should get the benefits. She assured officers to solve their problems and she would personally speak with Deputy Commissioners for providing spaces for offices of Human Rights at Districts.
She invited different national and international NGOs to establish a better cooperation with the department in order to address Human Rights issues and improving the Human Rights situation in the province.
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