Lahore, Pakistan: Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Gulzar Ahmed said that women should be give all the rights provided by the Constitution of Pakistan.
“Not only should women be given representation everywhere but all their rights should also be protected,” Justice Gulzar added.
Emphasising that women are the lifeline of society, he said: “The well-being of women leads to the well-being of the whole nation.”
He was speaking during an inaugural ceremony of the Pink Ribbon Hospital, the first-ever fully dedicated breast cancer facility in Pakistan, reported Geo News.
Highlighting that despite a high proportion of women population, Pakistan had no specialised breast cancer institute.
Justice Gulzar stressed that as many as 40,000 deaths per year are reported in Pakistan due to breast cancer, which cannot be overlooked.