NEW DELHI, JANUARY 1
The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has conveyed its serious concerns to the Pakistan High Commission at repeated instances of atrocities against the members of the minority community following the demolition of a Hindu temple on Wednesday by a mob in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.
The MEA has also asked for the investigation report. It is learnt that the local police have arrested 30 persons for the crime. Provincial Chief Minister, Mehmood Khan has said the government would reconstruct the ed temple and bring the culprits to justice. The Pakistan Supreme Court has taken notice of the attack and ordered the Provincial authorities to appear before it on January 5. — TNS