Pakistan Hindu Council, in connection with Holi celebrations, is organizing 9th annual combined marriages programme at YMCA Ground opposite Governor House Karachi on Sunday, 19th March 2017 at 5:30PM. This was announced by its Patron-in-chief Dr Ramesh Kumar Vankwani in a press statement issued on Saturday.
Dr Ramesh Vankwani, who is also a member of the national assembly, told that Governor Sindh Muhammad Zubair, State Minister for Religious Affairs & Interfaith Harmony Pir Muhammad Amin Ul Hasnat Shah, MD Pakistan Bait ul Mal Barrister Abid Waheed Shiekh, Faisal Edhi, Provincial Minister for Human Rights and Minorities (Punjab) Tahir Khalil Sindhu, Special Assistant to Sindh Chief Minister on Minorities Dr Jeevan Khatumal, Ambassador of Mauritius, and other dignitaries will be present on the occasion to bless the couples.
Dr Ramesh Vankwani said that the constitution of Pakistan ensures religious freedom to the Non-Muslim minorities living across the country.
Terming the recently-passed Hindu Marriage Act by the Parliament a remarkable achievement, he hoped that such combined marriages ceremonies would also play pivotal role for projecting the positive image of Pakistan on international level.