Stolen Verdicts Ep.3 | A Lok Sujag Production

Feb 2, 2024

Watch the third episode of Stolen Verdicts, a production by Lok Sujag, a new documentary series by Lok Sujag on the electoral history of Pakistan. This episode contains commentary from constituional historian Maryam S. Khan (Research Fellow IDEAS) on the political unrest and aftermath of the 1970 General Elections in Pakistan.

‘A delusional military regime thought they could suppress people’s will while elected leaders were locked in a political stalemate. The majority-winning party had to resort to violence and the country fell apart.’