Lahore: The President National Council of Churches of Pakistan, Dr. Azad Marshal, has appealed to Christian community to demonstrate tolerance and remain peaceful over the tragic incident of Badami Bagh. He said that Christian community is a peace loving and it has always played a vital role in the progress and development of Pakistan. He said that today special prayers were offered in the churches for the security of the country. He said that Christian community loves Pakistan.
In his statement, Dr. Azad Marshal appealed Christian community to remain peaceful and not to damage the public properties. He assured that his community will extend all out cooperation to the administration in order to bring the mischievous element to their logical end. He said that Punjab government, by taking prompt action, has consoled Christians. He expressed the hope that Punjab government will take the responsible of Badami Bagh incident to task. Bishop Dr. Azad Marshal said that the meeting with Chief Minster was positive and their all demands have been accepted.