Islamabad, 20th March, 2020
According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup & Gilani Pakistan, 25% Pakistanis claim that their case in court has been going on for over fifteen years.
A representative sample of men and women from across the four provinces was asked, “How long has a cased filed by you/filed against you in court been going on for?” In response, 26% said the case had been going on for a year and 25% said more than 15 years.
Urban-Rural Breakdown: A high 57% rural respondents claim the case has been going on for more than 15 years
Out of the total rural respondents, 57% claim they have a case going on for more than 15 years compared to only 5% of urban respondents.