9 Feb An Ordinance to bring in conformity with the Injunctions of Islam the law as in the Offence of Zina (Enforcement of Hudood) Ordinance, ;. 7 May Pakistan’s notorious Hudood Ordinances were promulgated in by the military regime of General Ziaul Haq. The most controversial of. 9 Feb (1) This Ordinance may be called offence of. Zina (Enforcement of Hudood) Ordinance, (2)It extends to the whole of Pakistan. (3)It shall.

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It is necessary to delete this definition [of a valid marriage] to shut this door. Retrieved 18 November The Hudood Ordinances Urdu: Whoever commits qazf liable to hadd shall be punished with whipping numbering eighty stripes.

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Penetration is sufficient to constitute the sexual inter-course necessary to the offence of zina-bil-jabr. Whoever sells or offers for sale any printed or engraved substance containing matter of the nature referred to in section 3 knowing that it contains such matter, shall be punished with imprisonment of either description for a term which may extend to two years, or with whipping not exceeding thirty stripes or with fine, or with any two of, or all, the punishments.

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Hudood Ordinances

She goes through her period of iddat. The appeal judgment of the Federal Shariah Court cleared the girl of the accusation of zina.

Kidnapping, abducitng or inducing women to compel for marriage etc. The provisions of this Ordinance shall have effect notwithstanding anything contained in any other law for the time being in force. However, in practice, these safeguards have not always worked.

A person guilty of zina or zina-bil-jabr shall, if he is not hduood adult, be punished wiht imprisonment of either description for a term whic may extend to five years, or with fine, or hueood both, and may also be awarded the punishment of whipping not exceeding thirty stripes: Dear reader, online ads enable us to deliver the journalism you value.


The provisions of ordonance 3 of section krdinance the said Code shall not apply in respect of the punishment of whipping awarded under this Ordinance. Kidnapping or abducting in order to subject person to unnatural lust. Whoever kidnaps or abducts any person in order that such person may be subjected, or may be so disposed of as to be put in danger of being subjected, to the unnatural list of any person, or knowing it to be likely that such person will be so subjected or disposed of, shall be punished with death or rigorous imprisonment for a term which may extend to twenty-five years, and shall also be liable to fine, and, if the punishment be one of imprisonment, shal also be awarded the punishment of whipping not exceeding thirty stripes.

The Offence of Qazf (Enforcement Of Hadd) Ordinance,

It specifies that whips shall be made of leather, or a cane or a branch of a tree, be no longer than 1. The Act has now deleted zina bil jabbar from the Zina Hudood Ordinance [17] and inserted irdinance and for Rape and Punishment respectively in the Pakistan Penal Code to replace it.

Whoever by words either spoken or intended to be read, or by signs or by visible representations, makes or publishers an imputation of zina concerning any person intending to harm, or knowing or having reason to believe that such imputation will harm the reputation, or hurt the feelings, of such person, is said except in the cases hereinafter excepted, to commit qazf.

It is to be noted that the offence of fornication as included in the PPC is defined almost identically as the tazir offence of zina and is punishable by imprisonment for up to five years and a fine. Presiding Officer of Court to be Muslim. Retrieved 5 May Punishment for qazf liable to tazir. When a husband accuses before a Court his wife who is muhsan within the meaning hudoor section 5, of zina and the wife does not accept the accusation as true, the following procedure of lian shall apply, orrinance Provided that, in the case of zina-bil-jabr, if the offender is not under the age of fifteen years, the punishment of whipping shall be awarded with or without any other punishment.


Hudood Ordinances – Wikipedia

Retrieved from ” https: Application of certain provisions of Pakistan Penal Code. Cases in which hadd shall ordinanc be imposed or enforced 1. Because the promulgation of the Zina Ordinance entailed the abolition of Pakistan’s statutory rape law, girls as young as twelve have been prosecuted for having extra-marital intercourse under circumstances that would previously have mandated statutory rape charges against their assailant.

The Hudood Laws of Pakistan”. Zina liable to hadd.

According to the finding of the Court, the complainant has made a false accusation of zina-bil-jabr. Whoever commits qazf which is not liable to hadd, or for which proof in any of the forms mentioned in section 6 is not available, or for which hadd may not be imposed or enforced under section 9, is said to commit qazf liable to tazir.

He does not argue with statements such as “eight out of every ten women in jail today are those charged with the offence of Zina”.

Application of the Code of Criminal Procedure, VII of or an offence of similar nature under any other law hudold the time being in force. Under haddeyewitnesses evidence of the act of penetration by “at least four Muslim adult male witnesses”, about whom “the court is satisfied”, that “they are truthful persons and abstain from major sins kabair ” tazkiyah al-shuhood.

Unless otherwise expressly provided in the Ordinance, the provisions of the Code of Criminal Procedure,hereinafter referred to as the said Code, shall apply mutatis mutandis, in respect of cases under this Ordinance: