Human rights activists and organisations across the globe grieved the demise of Asma Jahangir, a Pakistani senior lawyer and a strong voice of the oppressed, who passed away on Sunday. She was admitted to a private hospital last night over cardiac problem, where she breathed her last. Local TV stations broadcast footage showing public figures and Jehangir's friends sobbing and consoling each other outside her residence as her body was brought home from a hospital.
Jahangir was also the co-chair of South Asians for Human Rights.
66-year old Asma Jahangir was born on January 27, 1952 in Lahore in the house of Malik Ghulam Jillani who is also remembered as one of the most honest and courageous politicians of Pakistan.
Jahangir was arrested in 2007 by the government of then-military ruler Pervez Musharraf and held under house arrest.
In 1983, her pro-democracy struggle against dictator Zia ul Haq landed her in jail.
A champion of human rights, Jehangir was unafraid to speak loudly against those attacking minority religions and women.
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