Pakistan

ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Imran Khan has said the government will lodge a strong protest at the international fora against the blasphemous caricatures of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH).

In a video message on the issue, the Prime Minister said the blasphemy against our prophet is troubling for every Muslim, irrespective of where he/she lives.

He said the whole Muslim world will have to strongly raise this sensitive issue at the United Nations from the platform of Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in order to resolve it for good.

The Prime Minister said Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has already started making contacts with his counterparts in the Muslim World in order to take a unified stand on this issue at the United Nations.

“God Willing we will do strong protest and will tell them that such acts hurt over a billion people of the world. It’s unacceptable,” he added.