Foreign Office appreciates services of Hindu community for Pakistan

11:00 AM | 5 Mar, 2019
Foreign Office appreciates services of Hindu community for Pakistan
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ISLAMABAD - Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Muhammad Faisal has appreciates the services of Hindu community for defence and development of Pakistan, the Radio Pakistan reported.

In a tweet, he said Pakistan proudly owns the white in the flag as much as the green.

Dr Faisal said "We value contributions of the Hindu community and honour them as our own."

Dr Faisal's tweet comes after a video of Punjab Information and Culture Minister Fayyazul Hassan Chohan went viral on social media making derogatory remarks against the Hindu community.

The provincial information and cultural minister was severely criticised by senior members of his party's government and social media users with #SackFayazChohan trending on Twitter for his remarks.