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Following amendment orderd by The Anti-Islamic Activities of Qadiani Group, Lahore Group and Ahmadis (Prohibition and Punishment) Ordinance 1984 has been reduced from 3 to 2 years in Schedule II, Act V of 1898:
- Amendment of Schedule II, Act V of 1898.–In the said Code, in Schedule II, after the entries relating to section 298-A, the following entries shall be inserted, namely:—
|“298-B. Misuse of epithets, descriptions and titles. etc., reserved for certain holy personages or places.||Ditto||Ditto||Not Bailable||Ditto||Imprisonment of either description for three years, and fine.||Ditto|
|298-C. Person of Quadiani group, etc., calling him* self a Muslim or preaching or propagating his faith.||Ditto||Ditto||Ditto||Ditto||Ditto||Ditto|
Following is now present in punjab police website:
Following amendment was ordered:
The Anti-Islamic Activities of Qadiani Group, Lahore Group and Ahmadis (Prohibition and Punishment) Ordinance 1984
6 Amendment of section 24, West Pakistan Ordinance No..XXX of 1963.–In the West Pakistan Press and Publications Ordinance, 1963 (W. P. Ordinance No. XXX of 1963), in section 24, in subsection (1), after clause (j), the following new clause shall be inserted, namely:—
(jj) are of the nature referred to in section 298-A, section 298-B or section 298-C of the Pakistan Penal Code (Act XLV of 1860), or”.
But then, West Pakistan Press and Publications Ordinance, 1963 was repealed and Pakistan Press and Publications Ordinance, 2002 came into being which excluded above ordered amendment.
20 FEB 2016
Congrats. TREEQULHAQ has finalized amendments on PREVENTION OF ELECTRONIC CRIME ACT and many scholars supported it.
Amendments in PECA by treequlhaq are now called “Anti Blasphemy Hudood Act”.