Islam is a religion of peace, says Parvez
LAHORE – Honorary Consul General of Sri Lanka Yasin Joiya called on Acting Governor Punjab Chaudhry Parvez Elahi at Governor House here on Tuesday.
Expressing heartfelt condolences on behalf of the Pakistani government and the entire nation to the Sri Lankan government, people and bereaved family, Ch Parvez Elahi said that Islam is a religion of peace and security. “Humanity has bowed its head in shame over the Sialkot incident”, he said. The Acting governor urged Punjab government to immediately announce financial assistance for the family of the slain Sri Lankan citizen.
Honorary Consul of Sri Lanka Yasin Joiya thanked the Government of Punjab for sending the remains of the deceased in a timely and dignified manner.