Pakistani journalist Farahnaz Ispahani spoke to NewsX ahead of the launch of her book, ‘Purifying the Land of the Pure’. The book tells the story of the atrocities against minorities in Pakistan. Farahnaz Ispahani, a former advisor to president Zardari, has detailed how minorities are being persecuted in India.

Farahnaz’s book talks about the minorities in Pakistan – a rare book in many ways. In her book, she has detailed how minorities are being persecuted and why she sees less minorities than ever before in Pakistan. 

Ispahani’s book reveals shocking details on how the ‘slow genocide’ of minorities in Pakistan has reduced their numbers from 23% in 1947 to a mere 3%–5% today. 

 

First Published | 16 January 2016 9:39 PM
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