Lahore : Federal Minister for Religious Affairs and Interfaith harmony Noor ul Haq Qadri on Saturday said that Pakistan
has safe and peaceful policy for the followers of all religions.
He was addressing an international conference on Social
Responsibility and World Religions organized by Minhaj University
Lahore (MUL) and Punjab Higher Education Commission (PHEC) at the university.
The conference was supported by School of Religions and
Philosophy and School of Peace Counter Terrorism Studies.
He said, “Islam gives message of peace, love and protection and
people of Pakistan fully support the agenda of today’s conference”.
Noor-ul-Haq Qadri also quoted various verses from the Holy Quran and Hadees Sharifs to highlight the significance of respecting other religions in the teachings of Islam.
The minister lauded Tahir-ul-Qadri’s role for interfaith harmony.
He emphasized to change the temperaments as it was essential for
forming a good society. Plunderers will get eliminated and culprits of model town incident would reach their logical end, he added.
Earlier, Dr Herman from Australia, speaking on the occasion said
that every person has great responsibility towards global peace and self understanding in this regard was very important.
Later, the minister along with Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT)
leader Khurram Nawaz Gandapur also visited the book stall. MUL Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Aslam Ghauri and others were also present.