ISLAMABAD- Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif today greeted Hindu members of parliament including Members of National and Provincial Assemblies as well as Senators on the auspicious occasion of Diwali.

Flower bouquets, greeting cards and cakes have been sent to them on behalf of the Prime Minister. In his message to the Hindu community on this occasion the Prime Minister said that Diwali signified salvation of the righteous and vindication of their stance for which they had the courage to render sacrifices.

The Prime Minister also admired the productive role Hindu community is playing in national development and said the Hindu community is an asset to Pakistan in whatever field of endeavor its members are engaged in.