Report by Aziz Narejo, TX
SANA warm welcome for Justice Rana Bhagwandas, other guests
SANA members in Dallas/Fort Worth, TX area accorded a warm welcome to the great son of Sindh, the brave, the courageous and the upright former acting Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Pakistan, Mr. Justice Rana Bhagwandas when he arrived in the metropolis to participate in the 24th annual SANA convention.
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By Khalid Hashmani, McLean, Virginia, USA
Aziz Narejo and others who played role in the confirmation that Justice Rana Bhagwandas will address the upcoming SANA Convention as a keynote speaker deserve congratulations and our gratitude.
Indeed, this great Sindhi jodho has been brave and served the cause of justice and principles very well. In a country, where non-Muslims face so many constraints and discrimination simply because they follow another religion, the acts of Justice Rana Bhagwandas will always be remembered as bold and courageous. The resumption of democracy in Pakistan has been only a partial victory as dictator continues to be at the helm of affairs, still manipulating his control/influence through his proxies. The risk that this partial victory could be snatched from the people of Pakistan at any time cannot be minimized.
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Sindhi Association of North America, SANA , has been in solidarity with the lawyers’ movement in Pakistan from the day one. We had strongly condemned military dictator Musharraf’s illegal orders of 9th March 2007 deposing the Chief Justice of Pakistan. We had also vehemently opposed his unconstitutional actions of 3rd November, 2007. We have been highly appreciative of the heroic stand of superior courts’ judges who declined to take oath under an illegal PCO and the lawyers who have launched a valiant struggle for the restoration of judiciary to pre-emergency position.
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