|"...it is the will of the people of Pakistan to establish an order -- ... |
Wherein the principles of democracy, freedom, equality, tolerance and social justice, as enunciated by Islam, shall be fully observed; ...
Wherein shall be guaranteed fundamental rights, including equality of status, of opportunity and before law, social, economic and political justice, and freedom of thought, expression, belief and faith, worship and association, subject to law and public morality;
Wherein adequate provision shall be made to safeguard the legitimate interests of minorities and backward and depressed classes;
Wherein the independence of the judiciary shall be fully secured...."
Preamble to the Constitution of Pakistan of 1973
|"Babar was arrested on 28 April  in Latifabad [in Hyderabad, Sindh province]. He was taking his |
sister's young children home. On that day a post office was set on fire and they were arresting a lot of
people. ... When he did not come home I searched for him everywhere. After five days I located him in
Kebrahi police station. The SHO [Station House Officer, in charge of a police station] said that Babar
was in his custody but I was not allowed to see him. They asked for a lot of money ... I could not raise so much and after a month, the SHO got angry and said that he knew nothing about Babar, that he had never arrested him ... I fear that my son has been killed. I spend all my time looking for my son now and trying to find people who can help me find him. I have no more time to work ..."