Home » Tag Archives: Baba Jan

Tag Archives: Baba Jan

Activists look to Nawaz for justice for Baba Jan


Activists of the Progressive Youth Front (PYF) in Gilgit-Baltistan (G-B) are hopeful Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s government will revisit its predecessor’s decisions that led to the imprisonment of political leaders under terrorism charges. Baba Jan, Iftikhar Hussain, Shakoorullah and nine others were sentenced to life in prison by an anti-terrorism court in October 2014 for ransacking police stations and torching ...

Read More »

Case no. II: ATC Gilgit sentences Baba Jan to life in prison

Baba Jan. MountainTV

By Qasim Ali: (Gilgit) The Anti Terrorist Court of Gilgit-Baltistan has sentenced life long in prison and PKR. 1 lac each for the nationalist leader Baba Jan and other three who have been involved in burning the police station in Hunza Aliabad. No proofs were provided against Ghulam Ishaq, Ahmed Khan, and Ali Goher who have been freed by the ...

Read More »

Baba Jan moves G-B Chief Court against Anti Terrorism Court ruling

Baba Jan Picture Mountan TV Gilgit-Baltistan

By Irfan Munna:  Gilgit: Leader of the Awami Workers Party Baba Jan has file a petition in an upper court in Gilgit-Baltistan (G-B) next to an anti-terrorism court’s (ATC) verdict to sentence him, as well as 11 other persons, to life custody. Advocate Ehsan Ali, a higher-ranking lawyer, filed the appeal in G-B’s chief court. On Monday, 30, 2014 Baba ...

Read More »

Anti Terrorism Court sentences 12 people, with Baba Jan, to life in prison


By Irfan Munna: Gilgit: Anti-Terrorism Court in Gilgit verdict twelve people, with Progressive Youth Front head Baba Jan, to life in prison. They will spend 40 extra years in prison, as well as paying 500,000 rupees in fines, according to the verdict proclaims on Thursday 25, 2014. Furthermore, the convicts’ assets and earnings will be used to rebuild buildings damaged and ...

Read More »