For the final two days, a video of a Sikh woman, Jagjit Kaur , a younger Muslim boy Muhammad Hassan residents of Nankana Sahb and a cleric sermonizing the nikah proceedings who shouldn’t be seen within the video has created fairly a storm on social media. In the meantime, one other video launched by Jagjit Kaur’s household on social media alleged that she was kidnapped from residence and has been compelled to transform to Islam. The household additional threatened of self-immolation in entrance of the Punjab Governor’s home if Jagjit Kaur shouldn’t be returned to the household. Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar took discover of the problem and constituted a excessive profile committee beneath the Punjab Minister for regulation and minister vitality Dr Akhtar Malik amongst different members to look into the matter and submit its report on the earliest.
Video of the Sikh Woman from Nankana Sahib embracing Islam and marrying a Muslim man with a free will, surfaces. Video busts Indian propaganda in opposition to Pakistan. pic.twitter.com/MZlwfh4Gp4
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Given the delicate nature of the problem with a spiritual angle to it, the CM Punjab appears to have performed a reasonably good job by taking it up with the involved events on pressing foundation in order that the details of the matter could be ascertained. In the meantime, Jagjit Kaur has filed a petition in Lahore Excessive Court docket in opposition to her household and sought safety. She has been lodged in to the Lahore’s Darul Amman. Right here is transcripted model of the video that has been making rounds on the media.
Cleric: Daughter, what’s your identify?
Woman: Jagjit Kaur
Cleric: What new Islamic identify have you ever chosen?
Cleric: Have you ever embraced Islam willingly?
Cleric: Have you ever been compelled to take action?
Cleric: Are you marrying willingly?
Cleric: Or have you ever been compelled to take action?
Cleric: How outdated are you?
Cleric: Have you ever introduced something from residence? Any jewelry? Any treasured factor? Any vital paperwork?
Cleric: Learn (each of you)
“Within the identify of Allah, the gracious, the type.
There may be none worthy of worship besides Allah and Muhammad PBUH is the final messenger of Allah.
I bear witness that there’s none worthy of worship besides Allah, the one alone, with out accomplice, and I bear witness that Muhammad PBUH is his servant and messenger.”
Cleric continued: Ayesha Daughter of Bhagwan Singh! You’re sane and you’re an grownup, in presence of witnesses, you’re being married to Muhammad Hassan Son of Zulfiqar in “Haq Mehr” (marriage dower) of rupees 50 thousand to be paid later and rupees 5 thousand to be paid immediately to get you married. Do you enable to take action?
(Repeated 3 times by cleric for woman)
Cleric: Muhammad Hassan Son of Zulfiqar! You’re sane and you’re an grownup, in presence of witnesses, you’re being married to Ayesha Daughter of Bhagwan Singh in “Haq Mehr” (marriage dower) of rupees 50 thousand to be paid later and rupees 5 thousand to be paid immediately to get you married. Do you enable to take action?
(Repeated 3 times for boy.)