According to Shirin Mazari Federal Minister for Human Rights, an update has been made in citizen portal, ‘Zainab Alert app’ has been launched in collaboration with the Ministry of Human Rights and PMDU, which will help in swift reporting of involving children and missing children incidents. This app will help also in recovery of missing children.
Following the 2018 incident involving a girl named Zainab in Kasur District, Punjab Province, Pakistan, the government introduced a bill in 2019 called ‘Zainab Alert Bill’ and its draft stated that no The case must also be completed within three months of the child abduction or sexual abuse case being registered.
Not only that, but the bill would pave the way for the establishment of a new body, Zainab Alert, Response and Recovery Agency, to report missing children and recover them. According to a clause in the bill, the government will introduce a system that will help find missing children.