Sharmila calls for implementation of SC ruling regarding protection of minorities rights

KARACHI: Special Assistant to CM Sindh Ms Sharmila Faruqui has called for implementation of the verdicts of apex court to form National Council of Minorities Rights and Special Task Force to protect minorities worship places and declared it as need of the hour.

In a statement issued here on Tuesday, Sharmila Faruqui said that federal government should devise a proper policies and strategy to ensure protection of minority’s rights.

She said, “Their souls and properties are to be protected on priority basis. We strongly condemn the Lahore church blast as we did in past after every incident, but this is not enough. Now; we need actions and implementations, not words. We should learn from our mistakes; she includes.”

Sharmila urged the federal government to follow the rulings of SC made a year back in detail decision on Suo-moto case pertaining to the suicide bomb attack on a Church in Peshawar.

She also said that such incidents are causing huge defamation of Pakistan worldwide.  Our all efforts are in vain to export softer image of Pakistan internationally. She urged that racial, social and religious harmony and tolerance is highly needed to be taught on seminaries, schools and college levels. No country or mind would survive in isolation in this global village.

INP

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