Ansar Burney


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Ansar Burney born August 14, 1956 in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan is a leading Pakistani human rights and civil rights activist. He is a graduate of Master's and Law from Karachi University and honorary recipient of a PhD. in Philosophy. In 1980, Ansar Burney began the "Ansar Burney Welfare Trust", "Prisoners Aid Society", and "Bureau of Missing and Kidnapped Persons" in Karachi. Ansar Burney is accredited as being the first man to introduce the concept of human rights in Pakistan nearly 30 years ago. He and his organisation (the Ansar Burney Trust) are also accredited for securing the release of around 700,000 innocent prisoners from countries all around the world. Due to his outstanding achievements in the field of human and civil rights, Ansar Burney was the first man to receive the Pakistani National Civil Award Sitara-i-Imtiaz in the field of human rights on 23 March 2002. And due to his two decade long international campaign to end child slavery in the Middle East in the form of child camel jockeys, Ansar Burney was declared an 'Anti-Human Trafficking Hero' in the 2005 Trafficking in Persons Report by the US State Department. On November 16, 2007, Ansar Burney was sworn in as Pakistan's caretaker Federal Minister for Human Rights. He will be the first man to head the newly established Human Rights ministry of Pakistan. On March 27, 2008, he was elected for a term of three years as one of the 18 members of the United Nations Human Rights Council Advisory Committee and due to "his recognized experience in the field of human rights and acknowledged competence and impartiality, Burney received wide support from all regional groups of the Council"

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sabtain ( multan,Pakistan) Wednesday, June 08, 2011 5:31:34 AM (MDT - USA)
میرا بھائی ایک کیس میں بند ہے کراچی شہر میں اس کی ضمانت کا بندوبست نہیں ہو رہا اگر اپ کوئی مدد کر سکتے ہے تو میرے نمبر پر رابطہ کرے یقین کرے میرا بھائی بے گناہ ہے میرے بھائ نے اپنی پسند سے شاد ی کی تھی لیکن اس کے سوسرال والوں نے اس کے خلاف مقدمہ ڈال دیا ہے 365 بی یہ میجر عزیر بھٹی تھانہ کراچی کا کیس ہے اس کی ضمانت11/05/11 کو منظور ہیو ئی ہے لیکن بندوبست نہ ہونے کی وجہ سے ابھی تک کچھ نہیں ہو سکاوہ کراچی جیل میں ہے اور اس کی حالت کافی خراب ہے وہ سنڑ جیل میں ہے اس کا نام ذولقرانین ولد خلیل الرحمن ہے اپ سے درخواست ہے ہماری مدد کی جاے میرا بھائی بے گناہ ہے جس کے میرے پاس کافی صبوت ہے اپ اگر کچھ کر سکتے ہےتو بتائے سبطین حسین بھائی بڑا نمبر 03477016522 03477054887 ملتا ن شہر پنجاب ہم پنجاب کے شہیری ہے اس لیے جچ نے جو ضمانت ا لاکھ کی مانگی ہے وہ ہم نہیں دے سکتے اگر اپ مدد کرے گے تو خدا اس کا اجر اپ کو ضرور دے گا

invincible burney ( karachi,Pakistan) Friday, September 04, 2009 9:41:21 AM (MDT - USA)
u r doing a gr8 job sir...carry on wht u r doing wthout any pressure... May God bless u.. ALLAH HAFIZ INVINCIBLE BURNEY

Abdul kabir ( Hyderabad,Pakistan) Saturday, May 09, 2009 10:53:36 AM (MDT - USA)
nice work should should be going on

shahid ( khanewal,Pakistan) Saturday, April 25, 2009 11:00:22 AM (MDT - USA)
sr ap nay sarsay kashmir sing baghnay hain ya koe udhar say lahor sing b lay k ana hai

anjum k ( westfield,United States) Friday, February 20, 2009 9:02:37 PM (MDT - USA)
khate ho Pakistan ka aur kaam karte ho doosron ka

Hafeez Khan ( Birmingham,United Kingdom) Thursday, February 19, 2009 2:42:56 AM (MDT - USA)
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