RAWALPINDI: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Saturday said mostly Muslims were the victims of terrorism in the world, ARY News reported.
“West considers every bearded man and scarfed woman a terrorist. Terrorism and extremism had no link with Islam,” he said while addressing a public meeting in Rawalpindi.
He said it was a big battle and it was part of his faith to stand for Muslims. Some politicians and parties detested him for he talked about ideology of Islam, he added.
“If you are proud of being secular, I am proud of being a lover of Islam. And I would support every that person against whom false allegations are leveled for being Muslim. Good people are hard to come by. Difference between Halal and Haram and right and wrong has vanished,” he said.
The interior minister also said national interest would always be protected at every level.
He said politics of agitation was halting the development process in the country. He said people have rejected the politics of agitation and false claims as it has harmed democracy.
Nisar lambasted the opposition parties claiming to bring change and said those were talking about bringing change who had devastated the system of this country.
He said development schemes worth billion of rupees initiated during the last four years were a testimony of the government’s commitment towards the well-being of people.
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