Pakistan Hindu Temple Attack: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that the government will rebuild the Hindu temple in Punjab.
Pakistan PM Imran Khan
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has condemned the attack on a Hindu temple in the country’s Punjab province. India had strongly protested against the attack on the temple in Bhong city of Punjab and summoned the Pakistani diplomat. Significantly, during the attack on the Hindu temple, the police remained a mute spectator. With this, once again the pole of Pakistan, which has spoken of protecting the minority community, has been exposed.
Imran Khan tweeted, ‘Strongly condemn the yesterday’s attack on Ganesh Temple in Bhong town of Rahim Yar Khan district. I have already asked IG Punjab to ensure the arrest of all the culprits and take action against any negligence of the police. The government will also rebuild the temple. In a video being shared on social media, a local mob was seen breaking idols with sticks and stones and shouting religious slogans at a temple in Bhong town of Rahim Yar Khan district. There are 100 families of minority Hindu community of Pakistan living in this area.
Strongly condemn attack on Ganesh Mandir in Bhung, RYK yesterday. I have already asked IG Punjab to ensure arrest of all culprits & take action against any police negligence. The govt will also restore the Mandir.
– Imran Khan (mImranKhanPTI) August 5, 2021
India protested over the incident
At the same time, India summoned the in-charge of the Pakistani High Commission in New Delhi on Thursday regarding this incident and lodged a strong protest against this incident. Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said at a media briefing in New Delhi, “The in-charge of the Pakistani High Commission here has been summoned this afternoon and over the condemnable incident in Pakistan and the religious freedom of minority communities and their religious places. Expressing his serious concern over the continuous attacks, lodged a strong protest. He said that India has expressed grief over this incident.
Hindu MP had given information about the attack
On the other hand, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf MP Dr. Ramesh Kumar Vankwani on Wednesday shared the video of the attack on the temple on Twitter and requested law enforcement agencies to rush to the spot to prevent arson and vandalism. arrived. He made many tweets regarding this incident. In this, he said, attack on a Hindu temple in Bhong town of Rahim Yar Khan district. Yesterday the situation was very tense. Shameful negligence of local police. I request the Chief Justice to take action. Vankwani met Chief Justice Ahmed on Thursday and informed him about the attack on the temple.
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