ISLAMABAD: International Workplace spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal on Tuesday stated Pakistan values its minorities the contributions of the Hindu neighborhood.
Taking to Twitter, the FO spokesperson stated, “Pakistan proudly owns the white within the flag as a lot because the inexperienced, values contributions of the Hindu neighborhood and honours them as our personal.”
Dr Faisal’s tweet comes after a video went viral of Punjab Info and Tradition Minister Fayyazul Hassan Chohan making derogatory remarks in opposition to the Hindu neighborhood.
Chohan was severely criticised by senior members of his celebration’s authorities and social media customers with #SackFayazChohan trending on Twitter for his anti-Hindu remarks whereas addressing a gathering on February 24.
The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) authorities “is not going to tolerate this nonsense”, celebration chief Naeemul Haque stated Monday night time. “The derogatory and insulting remarks in opposition to the Hindu neighborhood by Fayyaz Chohan the Punjab Information Minister demand strict motion. PTI govt is not going to tolerate this nonsense from a senior member of the government or from anybody. Motion can be taken after consulting the Chief Minister,” Haque, who’s particular assistant to Prime Minister Imran Khan, tweeted.
Shireen Mazari and Asad Umar, the federal ministers of human rights and finance, additionally condemns Chohan’s remarks.
“Completely condemn this. Nobody has the suitable to assault anybody else’s faith. Our Hindu residents have given sacrifices for his or her nation,” Mazari tweeted. “Our PM’s msg is all the time of tolerance & respect & we can’t condone any type of bigotry or unfold of non secular hatred,” she added.
“Hindus of Pakistan are as a lot part of the material of the nation as I’m. Bear in mind the flag of Pakistan isn’t just inexperienced….its not full with out the white which represents the minorities,” Umar wrote on Twitter.
Pakistani human rights activist Kapil Dev additionally reminded Chohan which are 4 million Hindus dwelling in Pakistan and even his personal celebration had Hindu lawmakers.
Mahira Khan additionally joined the refrain of voices calling for motion in opposition to the Punjab data minister. “Motion not simply condemnation. All the time a superb time to set an instance, however now could also be the very best time!” she tweeted.