Protests continue around the world against the publication of government-sponsored blasphemous sketches in France and then the statement of French President Emmanuel Macron in its favor, the demand for a diplomatic and trade boycott of France gained momentum, Prime Minister Imran Khan said. Decided to raise the issue of blasphemous sketches in the world forum.
According to sources, Prime Minister Imran Khan will write separate letters to the heads of all Muslim countries and the letter will request Muslim countries to unite and show solidarity on the issue of blasphemous sketches. He also informed about the letter and said that insulting the honor of the Holy Prophet in the name of freedom of expression is not tolerated at all. Sources said that the letter would be about the sensitivity of the issue and hurting the feelings of the Muslim Ummah.
According to sources, the federal government also considered celebrating Ishq-e-Rasool week across the country and the Ministry of Religious Affairs proposed to celebrate Ishq-e-Rasool week in the cabinet meeting. The Prime Minister directed the Ministry of Religious Affairs to prepare a final plan for Ishq-e-Rasool week from 12th Rabi-ul-Awal to 18th Rabi-ul-Awal.
Extracted from City42 News