Ms. Jahanara M Wattoo, a provincial leader of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) and head of PPP social media wing Punjab the incident of the desecration of Sikhs holy book Granth Sahib, and said Pakistan Peoples Party condemned such acts as disrespectful, intolerant and against the national harmony.
She says the PPP firmly believes in freedom of religion and this fundamental right is enshrined in the constitution of Pakistan. She further said that the deliberate desecration of any holy book belonging to any religion is abhorrent, unacceptable and violation of the norms of contemporary civilized behavior.
She calls upon people from all faiths to respect all Holy Places and sites and strongly discourages fundamentalist approach and behavior against other religions. She says the Islam teaches us to respect the life and dignity of all human beings, regardless of religion, nationality and gender.
She condemned the incident and demanded government to arrest the culprit.