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‘Devil statue’ outside Lahore Museum covered

LAHORE:  A devil sculpture placed outside the Lahore Museum was covered with a sheet after a petition filed in the Lahore High Court sought its removal from outside the building, ARY News reported. Ambreen Qureshi's petition stated that the giant ‘horrific’ sculpture instills fear among children visiting the museum. “This ‘sculpture of the devil’ has nothing to do with our culture whereas the purpose of a museum is to preserve our history and culture,” the petitioner contended before the court. “To control Satan…

LHC issues notices over removal of devil sculpture

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Thursday issued notices to the Punjab chief secretary and the Lahore Museum director to submit a reply pertaining to a petition seeking removal of a "sculpture of Satan" from outside the museum, reported ARY News. A high court bench comprising Justice Muhammad Farrukh Irfan was hearing the petition filed by  Ambreen Qureshi, seeking directives to remove the devil’s sculpture from outside the museum. During the hearing, she contended before the court that a sculpture of Satan had…