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Dr Chishty’s family appeals to Pakistani President, Prime Minister

Dr Chishty’s family appeals to Pakistani President, Prime Minister

Inspired to make appeal by Pakistan government’s release of Indian prisoner Gopal Das in response to the Indian Supreme Court Judgment The daughter of Dr. Saiyyad Mohammed Khaleel Chishty, a...
Mahesh Bhatt, Kuldip Nayar meet Governor to seek Dr Chishty release

Mahesh Bhatt, Kuldip Nayar meet Governor to seek Dr Chishty release

CHANDIGARH: Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt and veteran journalist Kuldip Nayar, a former member of parliament, Monday met Punjab Governor Shivraj Patil and sought his intervention for the early release of...
Release Dr Chishty: Kaldip Nayar, Mahesh Bhatt urge Governor

Release Dr Chishty: Kaldip Nayar, Mahesh Bhatt urge Governor

Aman ki Asha has long been campaigning for clemency towards cross-border prisoners – young boys who stray across by mistake or in search of ‘Bollywood’, fishermen who cross the...
Pakistani peace activists welcome efforts in India to release Dr Chishty

Pakistani peace activists welcome efforts in India to release Dr Chishty

Shahid Hussain, Karachi: Thanks to the efforts of the civil society in India, the process has begun that is likely to lead to the release of a 78-year-old Pakistani national who has been under-trial...
Rajasthan Home Secretary, PUCL, join hands for Dr Chishty

Rajasthan Home Secretary, PUCL, join hands for Dr Chishty

With the sympathetic involvement of the Government of Rajasthan and the People’s Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL), hope rises for a Pakistani prisoner, retired virologist Dr Khaleel Chishty,...
At this point we are afraid for his life

At this point we are afraid for his life

Excerpts from Amna Chishty’s note dated April 16, 2011, detailing her father’s case The 19 years of the trial became my father’s nightmare retirement. Instead of enjoying his books,...
At this point we are afraid for his life

At this point we are afraid for his life

Excerpts from Amna Chishty’s note dated April 16, 2011, detailing her father’s case The 19 years of the trial became my father’s nightmare retirement. Instead of enjoying his books,...
Indian rights activists visit Dr Chishty

Indian rights activists visit Dr Chishty

On April 14, 2011, Kavita Srivastava of People’s Union of Civil Liberties, India and Anant Bhatnagar, District General Secretary PUCL Ajmer visited Dr Chishty at Central Jail in Ajmer. On April...
A family’s agony

A family’s agony

Rabia Ali meets Dr Chishty’s family in Karachi It has been nineteen years since Dr Saiyyad Muhammad Khaleel Chishty stepped foot inside his home, embraced his family and slept peacefully on his...
Aman ki Asha and a daughter’s appeal

Aman ki Asha and a daughter’s appeal

In humanity’s name: Aman ki Asha has been campaigning for clemency towards cross-border prisoners – young boys who stray across by mistake or in search of ‘Bollywood’,...