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Pak PM Sharif extends greetings to Hindu community on Diwali

Updated: Oct 30, 2016 11:04 IST

Islamabad [Pakistan], Oct. 30 (ANI): Extending warm greetings to the Hindu community across Pakistan and around the world on the auspicious occasion of Diwali, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that his government is committed towards ensuring that all communities enjoy equal rights irrespective of their beliefs.

The Prime Minister said that unequivocally policy of equality, freedom and security was declared by the Father of the Nation for all the communities living in Pakistan irrespective of their religion, profession and ethnicity, reports Radio Pakistan.

Emphasizing that diversity of faith is a source of strength for Pakistan, Sharif expressed his satisfaction to witness the members of Hindu and other minority communities serving Pakistan shoulder to shoulder with their Muslim brethren. (ANI)