LAUNCHING OF RWADARI TEHREEKIN KHYBER PAKHTOONKHWA 

People of different faiths and walks of life gathered at Peshawar Press Club on January 28, 2016 for the launching ceremony of Rwadari Tehreek and expressed grave concerns over the attack on Bacha Khan University Charsada and other incidents of terrorism andstrongly demanded an immediate and indiscriminate action against all the militant outfits all over Pakistan to end the menace of bloodshed in the name of religion. 

The Launching Ceremony was addressed by Mr. Samson Salamat (Chairman), Mr. Deedar Ahmed Mirani (Vice Chairman), Mr. Umar Farooq (Secretary General), Mr. QamarNaseem (President Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa), Mr. MukhtiarBacha (Provincial President National Party), Taimur Kamal, ShafiqueGigiyani, Taimur Kamal, Zar Ali Khan, ShaminShahid, Arbab Mir Afzal Khan, Ms. KhursheedBano, SikandarZaman, ArshadHaroon, Radesh Singh, RiazMarwat, Maqsood Salfi. 

 

 

At the end of the Launching Ceremony of Rwadari Tehreek Khyber Pakthoonkhwa, the participants made following demands from the state institutions, government and other stake-holders:

  • stern action should be taken against the terrorists and militant outfits wherever they exist all over Pakistan without any recognition of good or bad.  
  • The hideouts and Training Centers of the militant outfits should be targeted where they are training youth for terrorist acts.
  • The access of the militant outfits to the educational institutions should be checked and banned. Moreover The financing of the terrorist groups should also be checked strictly and stopped.
  • All those individuals or groups either religious or political who are supporting the militants and terrorists openly or secretly should be held accountable.
  • A very comprehensive border security plan should be formulated to control the foreign terrorists for entering in Pakistan and using our soil for terrorist activities.
  • The ban on hate speech should be implemented in letter and spirit and all those found in spreading hate speech through print or electronic media or through loud speakers should be apprehended.
  • The syllabus of the educational institutions should be thoroughly checked and the material which spreads hate on religious, sectarian or any other basis should be eliminated from the curriculum.
  • All those laws which are being misused to instigate people for violence in the society should be revisited.
  • Government, media, civil society and other stake-holders should initiate awareness campaigns to promote Rwadari amongst the people, especially among the youth.

Rwadari Tehreek Pakhtoonkhwa also announced to observe the “2016 as a Year for Rwadari” in Pakistan and Tehreek will organize different programs all over the country to promote Rwadari in the society and shall continue to raise voice against religious extremism, intolerance and terrorism and demand from the Government for the Full and Effective Implementation of National Action Plan.
MEDIA REPORTS
http://www.dawn.com/news/1236119
http://www.thefrontierpost.com/article/371626/rwadari-tehreek-launched/
http://tribune.com.pk/story/1035931/promoting-harmony-social-activists-launch-rwadari-tehreek-in-k-p/