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Naeem Sadiq
Naeem Sadiq

The writer is a management systems consultant and a freelance writer on social issues.

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    A haven for lawless vehicles

    In June 2016, the son of the chief justice of Sindh was abducted by kidnappers who used a vehicle with a fake government number plate. It is an...

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    My interaction with various government departments, spread over the past many years, created an opportunity to frequently run into and befriend a...

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