Friday, November 12, 2010
He said, the Party has been fighting religious apartheid foisted on the people by the extremists and will continue to fight it with unabated vigour and intensity.
“I wish to make it clear that no one will be allowed to victimize and hound members of minority communities in the name of religion and faith”, he maintained.
The President further said, “We partake in Deewali celebrations also for promoting interfaith harmony as a means to fight religious apartheid on the one hand and the militants and extremists who seek to impose their ideological agenda on the people by force on the other”.
“We respect and uphold the UN Resolution calling for interfaith harmony”, he added.
The President called upon the relevant Ministry to step up plans for the setting up of a federal interfaith complex in the federal capital and interfaith harmony committees in all districts of the country with representation from members of all minorities besides the Muslim members.