Mujtaba Muhammad Rathore


A professionally qualified lawyer Rathore holds LLB (Hons) Sharia & Law from International Islamic University Islamabad, Darse Nizami from Jamia Nizamia Lahore and Fazil Arabi from Jamia Muhammadia Ghosia Bhera from his research responsibilities at PIPS, he manages the PIPS data base, supervises field research and ensures timely release of PIPS security reports while functioning as the head of the PIPS administration and finances. Author of an Urdu book on Jihad, Rathore has participated academic several academic events in Singapore, Thailand and the UK.


  • Jihad, Jang aur Dehshatgardi (Urdu Book, a Counter Narrative)
  • Northern Areas: crises and prospects, Co-author with Muhammad Amir Rana
  • ┬áBalochistan: conflict and players, Co-author
  • Trends and Patterns of Radicalization in Pakistan (Research Paper), Co-author with Abdul Basit
  • ┬áProfiling the violence in Karachi, Co-author