President concerned about growing intolerance in politics

March 11, 2018

ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain on Sunday stressed the need for the nation to stand united against growing intolerance in politics, saying this menace is leading the nation towards destruction.

In a statement, he expressed his displeasure over the rising trend of intolerance in politics.

The president said if intolerance is not controlled it may undermine achievements made in the war against terrorism.

He said when disagreement exceeds the limits of decency it creates turmoil in societies and there remains no respect either of any institution or a person.

He urged the whole nation to agree on charter of ethics and morality and express their differences in an agreeable manner within religious and constitutional limits. NNI