Lahore, Apr 17 (PTI) A 21-year-old Christian man was allegedly assaulted and burnt with hot iron rods by the family of a Muslim woman for 'befriending' her in Pakistan's Punjab province, according to a media report.
Pakistani Textbooks Teach Children to Hate Christians
The National Commission for Justice and Peace (NCJP) has found that Pakistani school children are being taught religious fanaticism and extremism through material found in their textbooks. A 40-page study released by the human rights group reveals that Pakistani school textbooks are full of information that incites hatred and intolerance against non-Muslims, including Christians.
Pak-Christians-wbTHIS CHRISTIAN MOTHER didn’t do any harm to anybody but still she suffered an intensely painful, humiliating, shocking and unwarranted punishment: being beaten and gang-raped in front of her five children by a group of Muslim men in Pakistan.Samrah Badal fell victim to a Muslim man who was seeking to avenge his family’s “honour” after the woman’s sister fell in love and eloped with the man’s brother who belonged to a very influential family in the city.Fides News Agency learned of the attack last week from Christian lawyer Aneeqa M. Anthony, coordinator of the NGO “the Voice Society.”Anthony said the angry Muslim man and his henchmen went to Badal’s home in Lahore to ask her on the whereabouts of the eloped couple. But Badal kept her mouth shut.
Angered by her show of disdain, the unidentified Muslim man and his gang mates beat and stripped her naked and dragged her out on the streets where she was brutally raped in front of her five children.
On Sunday 12 June Muslim head constable Amir Abdullah hurried into united church in Fazalia colony, Lahore, and slapped the pastor, Riaz Rehmat, and used abusive language against worshippers during the Sunday morning service. The policeman was supposed not to enter the church during service and should have been stopped by other policemen deployed there for the church security, but sadly nobody stopped him.