ISLAMABAD – President Dr Arif Alvi Monday stated the idea of contemporary Islamic state was incomplete with out rules of social equality and guaranteed the non secular minorities within the nation of full freedom to follow their religion.
“Pakistan belongs to its all communities no matter any faith which unitedly make a good looking bouquet of inter-faith concord,” the President stated at an occasion titled ‘One land, one flag & one nation’ held in reference to Minority Day right here on the Aiwan-e-Sadr.
As a gesture of solidarity, Prime Minister Imran Khan additionally joined the occasion attended by representatives of various communities together with Christians, Hindus, Sikhs, Baha’i and Kalash.
Pakistan has declared Minority Day in reference to the Quaid-e-Azam’s deal with to legislative meeting on August 11, 1947 the place he had said that each one residents had been free to go to their worship locations with out distinction of their religions or faiths.
President Dr Alvi stated the nation’s management was decided to make Pakistan a real reflection of the beliefs of State of Medina, imaginative and prescient of the Quaid and the philosophy of nationwide poet Allama Iqbal.
“You have got a steadfast prime minister, and I let you know, he won’t inch backward except obtain his objective of a welfare state,” the President advised the viewers comprising bishops, pundits, pastors and different non secular leaders.
He stated all non secular minorities had been an essential a part of Pakistan and lauded their contribution for the nation in numerous fields.
He quoted a saying of Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon Him) that ‘anybody turning into tyrant in direction of a non-Muslim, could be contested by me on the Judgment Day’.
The president talked about a number of events the place Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) greeted 40 Christian delegations at Masjid-e-Nabvi and allowed them tenting throughout the neighborhood of mosque.
Prime Minister Khan stated the State of Medina was a civilised mannequin of governance that wanted to be carried out in Pakistan. He introduced to arrange chairs on the nation’s main universities for in-depth examine of the topic.
He stated the PhD diploma analysis could be carried out on the world’s first welfare State of Medina, which embodied rules of rule of regulation, justice, peace and equality for all no matter race, faith and gender.
Prime Minister Khan in his speech stated a nation couldn’t stay and not using a imaginative and prescient and burdened that Pakistani nation wanted to comply with the imaginative and prescient of State of Medina the place all non secular minorities loved equal rights. “We’ll shield the worship locations of all religions and can change the mindset of individuals in step with Islamic injunctions,” he assured the minority communities.
He talked about that steps had been taken to facilitate the Sikh neighborhood via Kartarpur Hall, which might be opened for the 550th delivery anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak in coming November.
On pressured non secular conversion, he stated the unjust follow wanted to be stopped because it gravely violated Islamic values and the Structure.
“Those that power others to undertake a selected faith are completely unaware of the teachings of Quran and Sunnah,” he stated in reference to pressured conversion of Hindu ladies via marriages as reported in Sindh.
The prime minister termed accountability an essential element of a welfare state and stated the politicians convicted in corruption instances couldn’t deliver even a single documentary proof.
He stated in 10 years, the looters of public exchequer inflicted monetary lack of twenty 4 thousand billion rupees to the nation and now had been calling their accountability as political victimization. Federal Minister for Spiritual Affairs and Inter-faith Concord Pir Noorul Haq Qadri stated for the final one 12 months, the ministry had taken particular steps to mark holy occasions of all faiths together with Christmas, Holi, Dewali, Besakhi, and others.
He stated the federal government of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf made appointment of Chairman Evacuee Belief Board on benefit after correct commercial and interview, regretting that earlier the kitty was misappropriated by the political appointees of earlier authorities.
Representatives of various non secular communities shared their views on the event and expressed dedication to proceed contributing for the nation’s solidarity and prosperity.