Pakistan Bar Council has announced support for the Aurat March. In a statement issued by the Pakistan Bar Council, the support of the Aurat March has been announced and PCB condemns the threatening of Aurat March participants. The statement states that the march or peace protest is one of the fundamental rights; the Aurat march is demanded to ensure women’s rights.
The Pakistan Bar Council statement further said that the gathering of women in public places reflects democracy. The Pakistan Bar Council’s announcement calls for the government to ensure the safety and security of Aurat march participants. It is to be noted that various women’s organizations have announced to launch a march in Islamabad on March 8 this month.