Asma Jahangir, Renowned Lawyer And Activist, Has Passed Away And Pakistanis Are Mourning

By Sajeer Shaikh | 11 Feb, 2018

Asma Jahangir was a woman who needed no introductions. 

A human rights lawyer and a devoted activist, Asma Jahangir became an institute in herself. Her accolades and achievements are known to the entire nation.


Brave, courageous and bold, she was loved and respected by many.

Moreover, she became a prominent figurehead for female empowerment as she made a mark for herself in a predominantly male-oriented workspace.


Earlier today, news of her passing away broke. The reason stated was cardiac arrest. She passed away in Lahore. 

The news is a source of shock to many. As more and more people are becoming aware of the fact that she has passed away, they’re taking to social media to express their grief.

Some people are mentioning how they’re heartbroken. 

Others can’t believe the news.

People are remembering her as a hero.

And are rightly declaring her passing away to be a highly saddening tragedy for Pakistan.

Some are sending their prayers and best wishes for her family as well. 

Others are mourning the loss of a great icon.

Some are also remembering her for her bravery.

While others are acknowledging her role as a key player in the female empowerment movement.

Asma Jahangir managed to become a role model during the span of her incredible life. 

Untethered, uninhibited and the very face of unbridled courage, she powered through life in a way that commanded respect.


Our thoughts and prayers go out to her family at this point in time. Moreover, we sincerely hope she rests in power.


Asma Jahangir Just Shut A Troll Up On Twitter And She Was Incredibly Savage


Hamza Ali Abbasi Shared His Opinions On Asma Jehangir And Pakistanis Are Like, “Bas Kar De Bhai”


Cover image via:

Share This

More Recent Stories

Humaima Malick like never seen before as ‘Daaro’ in ‘The Legend of Maula Jatt’

22 Sep, 2022

TECNO Launched Camon 19 Pro in Pakistan with 64MP Bright Night Portrait camera with RGBW Technology and 0.98mm Slimmest ...

22 Sep, 2022

Unpaid Internships: A Class Analysis

21 Sep, 2022

TECNO Camon 19 Pro – A Design Masterpiece with Starry Sky at the back to be released in Pakistan

20 Sep, 2022

This Is Why We Should Stop Body Shaming Kids ASAP

17 Sep, 2022

Is Midsummer Chaos Season 2 Going To Create The Next Khushhal Khan?

16 Sep, 2022