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Daughter's tribute to murdered politician Salmaan Taseer


In January 2011 the liberal Pakistani politician Salmaan Taseer was shot dead by his own bodyguard for speaking out against the misuse of Pakistan´s blasphemy law. The killer was hailed as a hero by some Pakistanis who threw rose petals over him and attended rallies in his support.

Shehrbano Taseer is Salmaan Taseer´s 22-year-old daughter. She spoke to HARDtalk's Stephen Sackur about her father´s legacy and how she intends to continue it by speaking up in favour of the voiceless.

You can watch the full interview on BBC World News on Thursday 28th April 2011 at 0330, 0830, 1530, and 2030 GMT and on BBC News Channel at 0430 BST.

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