Lahore: PML-N and Central Leader of the Opposition Khawaja Asif has issued an explanatory assertion following the controversy over his assertion within the National Assembly.
In an announcement launched from the official Twitter account of Pakistan Muslim N, he mentioned that the talk on my speech within the National Assembly has been occurring for just a few days, particularly on social media. I want to make just a few requests on this regard. My complete dialog was within the context of the 1973 Constitution of Pakistan, which provides equal basic constitutional rights to the followers of all religions with out distinction and this I made clear instantly after the top of the speech.
He mentioned that our faith is the final and full message of Allah, which was revealed to mankind by the final of the Prophets, the Servant of the Universe, and its superiority and advantage is a necessary a part of our religion. Gentlemen have misinterpreted the textual content of my speech attributable to misunderstanding or political motives, which is completely inappropriate and never right.
His story was that the speeches and sayings of the Founder of Pakistan on this topic have been a beacon for us. Muslims have been a spiritual minority in India and felt religiously and socially insecure. This realization gave start to the two-nation ideology that’s the basis of the beloved homeland. This ideology obliges us to guard spiritual minorities.
His assertion within the assertion was that I help the basic rights of residents enshrined within the structure. Minorities are additionally our voters in blended elections and as an elected consultant I’ve an obligation to symbolize the voters. My faith instructions me to make sure the safety of the rights of all residents with out discrimination and to talk out in opposition to injustice. Belief within the highest and most full code of conduct obliges us to talk fact and justice with out concern or favor.
He added: "I am deeply grateful to all my friends and colleagues who have shown solidarity with me on social media and the media has understood and supported my point of view in context." May Allah reward you.
It ought to be famous that the assertion of the Leader of the Opposition within the National Assembly, Khawaja Asif, on July 9, drew robust reactions from varied quarters, wherein he spoke of the equality of all religions.