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History of persecution 1991 to 2000

1991
May 21
District Magistrate Jhang imposed ban for two months to hold all type of gatherings by Ahmadiyya Community within the limits of Town Committee Rabwah.
Nov 24
Malik Mohammad Din, an Ahmadi prisoner in Sahiwal died in prison at the age of 70.
1992
Jan 13
Two imprisoned brothers from Sukkur, Qureshi Nasir Ahmad and Qureshi Rafi Ahmad were acquitted after remaining in prison for seven years. They were implicated in a false murder case in May, 1985 and were sentenced to death, which was later converted to life imprisonment. They were released from Jail on Aug 14, 1992. Qureshi Nasir Ahmad died six months later on 24th July, 1992.
Apr 08
A case was registered against Five Ahmadis for writing Bismillah (In the name of Allah, the Gracious, the Ever Merciful) on wedding invitation cards.
Jun 26
A case was registered against Two Ahmadis of Sharqpur district Bahawalpur. They were arrested on July 20 and were sentenced to two years imprisonment and Rs.5,000 fine on 2nd April, 1996.
Dec 16
Mohammad Ashraf martyred in Jilhan district Gujranwala.
Dec
Ahmadiyya Mosque at Rajshahi, Bangladesh was demolished
1993
Jun 07
Burial of an 90 year old Ahmadi was obstructed in Chak 38GB district Toba Tek Singh.
Jul 10
Ahmadiyya Mosque Bait Al-Noor, Karachi was attacked. One Ahmadi sustained injuries.
Jul 17
An Ahmadi was arrested from Dera Ismail Khan on charges of possessing banners containing Quranic Verses.
Jul 27
A case was registered against an Ahmadi of Phagla Abbotabad for giving Ahmadiyya book.
Aug 28
An attempt was made to execute District President of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community at Rahim Yar Khan.
Sep 24
A case was registered against two Ahmadis for using loud speaker during Friday prayers in Anayatpur Bhattiyan district Jhang.
Oct 08
An Ahmadi student of Lahore Engineering University was tortured and thereafter a case was registered against him.
Oct 14
An Ahmadi was arrested on charges of preaching at Moong, district Gujrat.
Oct 21
An Ahmadi student was kidnapped and tortured in Lahore.
Oct 30
An Ahmadi student was tortured in Lahore.
Nov 04
An Ahmadi Doctor was tortured in Lahore.
Nov 16
Another case was registered against daily Alfazal, Rabwah.
Nov 21
A case was registered against four Ahmadis of Chak 15DB Mianwali. This was the only family in the village. All the male members of the family were arrested on Nov. 23.
Nov 28
A case was registered against monthly Ansarullah, Rabwah.
Dec 29
Another case was registered against monthly Ansarullah, Rabwah.
1994
Jan 04
An Ahmadi student was tortured at Lahore.
Jan 14
Burial of an Ahmadi was obstructed in Chak 5/14-L district Sahiwal.
Jan 15
A case was registered against daily Alfazal and monthly Ansarullah, Rabwah.
Jan 21
Another case was registered against daily Alfazal, Rabwah.
Jan 24
Three Ahmadi students were tortured and severally injured in Lahore.
Feb 02
Rana Riaz Ahmad martyred in Lahore.
Feb 07
Ahmad Nasrullah martyred in Lahore.
Feb 07
Editor daily Alfazal Naseem Saifi, Publisher and Manager Agha Saifullah, Printer Qazi Muneer Ahmad, Editor monthly Ansarullah Mohammad Din Naz and Publisher Chaudhry Mohammad Ibraheem were arrested. They were presented in court in handcuffs on February 22. They were released on March 8.
Feb 15
9 more cases were registered against daily Alfazal, Rabwah.
Feb 22
An Ahmadi's house was raided and he was arrested in Khushab.
Feb 23
9 Ahmadis from Pattoki city including Ahmadiyya Missionary were arrested for lighting and holding gathering on completion of 100 years Moon and Sun eclipse. They remained imprisoned for 13 days in Qasoor Jail.
24 Ahmadis were arrested from Rabwah.
Feb 24
14 more Ahmadi youths were arrested from Rabwah.
Mar 07
5 more Ahmadis were arrested from Pattoki for holding congregation in connection with Moon and Sun eclipse.
Mar 09
Resident Magistrate Rabwah bans all ceremonies relating to Moon and Sun eclipse.
Mar 20
Release of Ahmadi Prisoners of Conscious from Sahiwal Jail.
Apr 15
27 Ahmadis arrested in Gujranwala. Satellite Receivers and Dish were removed.
May 02
Ahmadi houses were attacked in Gulshan-e-Lateef, Karachi. All 11 Ahmadi families were forced to leave their houses.
Jun 29
A case was registered against an Ahmadi of Bhukkur.
Aug 30
Waseem Ahmad Butt and Hafeez Ahmad Butt martyred in Faisalabad.
Sep 15
Ahmadiyya Mosque located in Mohalla Raja Sultan, Rawalpindi demolished.
Sep 24
An Ahmadi arrested in Dajjul district Rajanpur.
Oct 03
A case was registered against President, Ahmadiyya Muslim Community, Mundi Bahauddin.
Oct 09
Professor Dr. Naseem Babar martyred in Islamabad.
Oct 13
District President Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Mian Iqbal Ahmad, Advocate arrested in Rajanpur.
Oct 28
Abdur Rehman Bajwa martyred in Karachi.
Oct 30
Dilshaad Hussain Khitchhi martyred in Larkana.
Nov 03
Three Ahmadis arrested in Jhang.
Nov 10
Saleem Ahmad Pal martyred in Karachi.
Dec 19
Anwar Hussain Abro martyred in Larkana.
Dec --
Graves of four Ahmadis were damaged in Kot Momin.
1995
Jan 26
An Ahmadi house was ransacked at Tanoli, Mansehra.
Apr 08
Members of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community attacked at Maligaon near Mumbai, India. 5 Ahmadis sustained injuries.
Apr 09
Chaudhary Riaz Ahmad martyred in Shubqadar, Peshawar. Dr. Abdur Rasheed sustained serious injuries in the incident.
Apr 23
An Ahmadi from Nankana Sahib sentenced to 6 years imprisonment and Rs.1,000 fine for writing Bismillah (In the name of Allah, the Gracious, the Ever Merciful) on wedding Invitation card. The case was registered on May 17, 1992.
May 03
Mubarak Ahmad Sharma martyred in Shikarpur, Sindh.
Jul 30
Construction of Ahmadiyya Mosque at Garh Maharaja, district Jhang stopped and a case was registered against two Ahmadis.
Aug 04
A case was registered against an Ahmadi from Faisalabad and he was arrested at Abbotabad.
Aug 11
Kalima Tayyeba was removed from Ahmadiyya Mosque at Chak 84JB Sirshumeer Road, Faisalabad.
Aug 31
Two Ahmadis were sentenced to one year imprisonment and Rs.500 fine each for praying. The case was registered on March 9, 1992.
Sep 29
A case was registered against an Ahmadi at Khushab.
Sep --
Burial of an Ahmadi was obstructed at Chak 591GB district Faisalabad.
Oct 01
A case was registered against four Ahmadis at Sukheki district Gujranwala.
Oct 04
Ahmadiyya Missionary arrested at Chak 57 Jhamaliya district Faisalabad.
Oct 09
A case was registered against an Ahmadi at Hafizabad.
Oct 10
A case was registered against an Ahmadi at Goth Shah Mohammad district Khairpur, Sindh.
Oct 14
Niche of Ahmadiyya Mosque was demolished at Goth Theh Ghulam Nabi district Mirpur Khas.
Nov 16
A case was registered against two Ahmadis at Larkana.
1996
Jan 12
Many Ahmadis were tortured in Abbotabad.
Jan 15
Ahmadiyya Mosque sealed by authorities in Abbotabad.
Jan 17
An Ahmadi was arrested at Abbotabad.
Jan 28
A case was registered against an Ahmadi at Rajanpur.
Mar 23
A case was registered against two Ahmadis at Rabwah for holding a rally on Pakistan Day.
Mar 26
Two Ahmadi women were attacked and seriously injured by a fanatic tailor at Karachi. A case of Blasphemy was registered against one of them (Details)
Mar --
Graves to two Ahmadis were damaged. Tombstones were destroyed.
Apr 02
Four Ahmadis from Ahmadpur Sharqiyya were sentenced to two years imprisonment and Rs.5,000 fine each
Apr 21
An Ahmadi was arrested at Chak 109 Masoodabad district Faisalabad.
Apr 22
Murder attempt on an Ahmadi at Khushab.
Jul 21
A case was registered against 6 Ahmadis of Alipur Chatha district Gujranwala.
Aug 02
A case was registered against 12 Ahmadis of Lalian district Jhang.
Sep 02
A bomb exploded in Baitul Mehdi Mosque, Gole Bazaar, Rabwah. 13 Ahmadis sustained injuries.
Oct 18
Jamaat Ahmadiyya Quetta prohibited to hold Annual convention.
Oct --
Burial of an Ahmadi was obstructed at Duniyapur district Lodhran.
Nov 08
Mian Mohammad Sadiq martyred at Chak Chatha district Hafizabad.
Nov --
Burial of an Ahmadi Doctor was obstructed at Rachna Town, Lahore.
1997
Mar 06
A case was registered against two Ahmadis of Hafizabad.
Apr --
Eight Ahmadis were arrested in Chak 32 South district Sargodha. Ahmadiyya Mosque was sealed.
Apr --
An Ahmadi was shot at in Bhuddal district Sialkot.
May 08
House of Ahmadiyya Missionary was raided at Mughalpura, Lahore. Missionary was arrested.
May 26
Two Ahmadis were arrested from Pattoki for keeping Quranic Verses in their shops. They remained imprisoned for 75 days in Qasoor Jail.
Jun 20
Chaudhary Atiq Ahmad Bajwa martyred in Vihari.
Sep 15
A case was registered against an Ahmadi at Fatehpur district Sanghar, Sindh.
Sep 15
Unruly mob throws stones at Ahmadiyya Mosque and houses of Ahmadis at Shahdadpur, Sindh. Strikes and Processions against Ahmadis.
Oct 30
Dr. Nazeer Ahmad martyred in Dhoneki district Gujranwala.
Dec 12
Muzaffar Ahmad Sharma martyred in Shikarpur Sindh.
1998
Feb 08
Mian Mohammad Akbar Iqbal martyred in Uganda.
Jul 07
Ayub Azam martyred at Wah Cantt.
Aug 04
Malik Naseer Ahmad martyred at Vihari.
Aug 25
Ahmadiyya Mosque was attacked and set on fire at Naukot Sindh. Fourteen Ahmadis were arrested and remained in prison for almost 3½ years before they were acquitted.
Oct 10
Master Nazeer Ahmad Bughio martyred in Nawabshah, Sindh.
Oct 12
Registration of a case against Four Ahmadis in Chak 20 Kukh Tehsil Shakurgudh.
Oct 30
Chaudhry Abdur Rasheed Shareef martyred at Lahore.
Nov 18
Punjab Provincial Assembly adopts the motion to change the name of Rabwah, a town with more than 95% Ahmadi population, to Chenab Nagar.
Dec 01
Malik Ejaz Ahmad, a resident of Dhoneki district Gujranwala, was martyred at Wazirabad.
1999
Apr 14
Sahibzada Mirza Ghulam Qadir martyred near Rabwah after he successfully foiled kidnap attempt. He belonged to the family of Hazrat Massih Maud (as), founder of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community.
Apr 30
Hazrat Sahibzada Mirza Masroor Ahmad, Nazir Aala and Ameer Maqami, arrested in false case along with three other Ahmadis. They were released on 10th May.
May 09
Mrs. Mubarka Begum wife of Umar Saleem Butt martyred in Chawinda.
Sep 08
An Ahmadi was arrested at Chishtian district Bahawalnagar. He was later sentenced to two years imprisonment.
Oct 08
Seven Ahmadis Noor-ud-din Ahmad, Mohammad Jahangir Hussain, Mohammad Akbar Hussain, Subhaan Ali Mourri, Mohammad Mohibullah, Dr. Abdul Majid and Mumtazuddin Ahmad were martyred in a bomb explosion at Ahmadiyya Mosque, Khulna, Bangladesh.
Dec 15
An unruly mob attacked and burnt to ashes house and clinic of Dr. Nawaz, President Ahmadiyya Muslim Community , Haveli Lakhha (Okara).
2000
Jan 18
A renowned Ahmadi Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Shamsul Haq Tayyeb martyred at Faisalabad.
Mar 22
A fabricated criminal case of 'hostage taking' was registered against three Ahmadi men and three Ahmadi women at police station Sambarial. On denial from alleged hostage in court, the accused were acquitted in October.
Apr 15
Maulana Abdur Rahim martyred at Ludhiana, India.
Apr 27
Four Ahmadis of Bhakku Bhatti District Sialkot were accused of preaching, and a case was registered against them at police station Sabz Peer under the anti-terrorism section PPC-295A.
Apr 28
Six Ahmadis were implicated in false criminal cases under pressure from clergy at Duryapur, district Gujrat.
Jun 08
Chaudhry Abdul Lateef Athwaal martyred at Chak Bhauru, Sheikhupura.
Jul 29
A case was registered against six Ahmadis, from Bharokey, under section 295-A and 298-C PPC for watching MTA (Muslim Television Ahmadiyya) at Daska. Case against two of them was dropped later when witnesses testified that they were not present
Aug 24
Authorities handed over the Ahmadiyya Mosque at Merajkey to the opponents.
Aug 31
Housing and Physical Planning Department, Jhang, forbids Ahmadis to buy land in Muslim Colony, Rabwah.
Sep 09
Three Ahmadis were arrested at Multan in a case registered under PPC 298-C.
Sep 11
A case under PPC 298-C was registered against six Ahmadis at Bucha Band, Distt: Umar Kot (Sindh).
Sep 19
A case under 298-B and 298-C PPC was registered against Mr. Asad Zahur, an Ahmadi of Kuddhar district Sialkot, for writing a letter to Head of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community addressing him as Amir-ul Momineen i.e. 'Leader of the faithful'.
Sep 20
Mr. Muneer Ahmad, an Ahmadi school teacher was charged and arrested under PPC 295-B in district Faisalabad.
Sep 29
Mr. Allah Yar, president of local Ahmadiyya Community of Chak 163 W.B; district Vihari was shot at by unknown assailants.
Oct 12
In two separate cases three Ahmadis were awarded two years imprisonment and Rs.5,000 fine each at Qasoor for displaying Kalima Tayyeba. One case was registered in 1987.
Oct 13
The police registered a case under PPC 295B, 341 & 506 at police station Mohammad Pur, Ilahabad, Distt: Rajanpur. against Mr. Nasir Ahmad, on a false accusation of defiling the Holy Quran.
Oct 21
Authorities handed over Ahmadiyya Mosque to non-Ahmadis at Golarchi district Badin (Sindh).
Oct 30
Unknown terrorists intruded Ahmadiyya Mosque at Ghatialian district Sialkot, and fired upon indiscriminately at the worshippers. Five Ahmadis Iftikhar Ahmad, Shahzad Ahmad, Ghulam Muhammad, Ata-Ullah and Abbas Ali were martyred and six seriously injured in the incident. Case Report - Pictures
Nov 10
A violent mob attacked the Ahmadiyya Mosque at Takht Hazara in District Sargodha, Punjab, martyred five Ahmadis Mohammad Arif, Mohammad Nazir, Mubarak Ahmad, Mudassar Ahmad and Nasir Ahmad, President of the local Ahmadiyya Community. The mob ransacked the mosque and set it on fire. Case Report
Dec --
Police arrested five Ahmadis, who are also prime witness, in Takht Hazara massacre case in counter cases filed by Mullahs.
Dec 22
An Ahmadi youth Naimatullah, guarding Aqsa Mosque at Rabwah, was arrested under PPC 188 on false charges of showing off his weapon. He only had his licensed gun in his car.
Dec 28
Mr. Muzaffar Ahmad, Ahmadi was arrested under PPC 188 for playing audio cassette loudly at his shop in Rabwah. PPC 188 is applicable in case of Section 144 if in force by the Deputy Commissioner; that was not the case.
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