Pakistan to witness Aurat March rallies tomorrow (Monday) in different cities of the country in line with International Women’s Day. The women will be protesting for their rights and the maltreatment they face in society.
The traffic routes and strategies for Int’l Women’s Day rallies across Pakistan have been released.
In the metropolis, the Aurat March organizers have ensured social distancing due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
“6 foot ki doori, Magar inqilab zaruri [Please ensure 6-feet distance but the revolution is crucial],” they wrote in an update on the official Twitter account.
Aurat March Karachi will be held at 3 pm at Karachi’s Ferer Hall.
The Aurat Dharna will be at Frere Hall at 3 pm on 8th March, 2021 !
Let’s take the patriarchy down together!
— Aurat March – عورت مارچ (@AuratMarchKHI) March 4, 2021
The Aurat March rally in Lahore will be “from Lahore Press Club to the front of the PIA building!”
“There is also a designated entry point for differently-abled and old people. It is the road between Governor House and Al Hamrah,” they wrote on Twitter.
ROUTE FOR #AURATMARCHLAHORE 2021:
The route is from Lahore Press Club to the front of PIA building! There is also a designated entry point for differently abled and old people. It is the road between Governor House and Al Hamrah.
SOPs to be followed.
MONDAY, 8th MARCH AT 2 P.M. pic.twitter.com/j424kmJ6F3
— عورت مارچ لاہور – Aurat March Lahore (@AuratMarch) March 5, 2021
The rally organizers have made it mandatory for everyone to follow the coronavirus SOPs. The event will start at 2 pm.
The Aurat March in Islamabad will begin at 1:00 pm and the main event will be held at the Islamabad Press Club.
Artist: Pablo de la Fuente pic.twitter.com/vtdoMfbGfC
— Aurat Azadi March Islamabad (@AuratAzadiMarch) March 7, 2021
The Aurat Azadi March in Quetta will commence at 3:00 pm at the Quetta Press Club, where women from around the city will gather to raise their voices on the issues they face.
Aurat Azadi Conference
8 March, Monday 3pm
Quetta Press Club pic.twitter.com/Y7mipInTUg
— Aurat Azadi March Quetta (@AuratAzadiQta) March 3, 2021
This is the second time for Multan to hold the Aurat March with the aim of “fighting patriarchy and Covid-19 simultaneously”.
The rally will start at the Nawa Shehar Chowk, go through the LMQ Road and Abdali Road, with the main event and speeches scheduled to be held at the Multan Press Club.
Aurat March Multan will take place on International Women’s Day 8th March 2021. It will initiate from Nawa Shehar Chowk Multan and continue till the Press Club. This year we are fighting patriarchy and Covid-19 simultaneously. So wear a mask and sanitise your hands. pic.twitter.com/cADsLvBODq
— Aurat March Multan- عورت مارچ ملتان (@AuratMarchMultn) February 20, 2021
Hyderabad, Sukkur, and Larkana
Aurat March Sindh organizers — representing feminists and allies from Hyderabad, Sukkur, and Larkana — have announced that their rally will start from Shahbaz Building to the Hyderabad Press Club.
— AuratAzadiMarchSindh (@AuratMarchSindh) February 22, 2021