Provincial Information and Culture Minister Mian Aslam Iqbal has said that religious tolerance and unity will have to be displayed in a befitting manner in order to maintain law and order during Muharram ul Haram.
The role and cooperation of religious scholars is a bright chapter of our history for maintaining unity and ensuring security and stability of the nation.
Religious scholars have always played an effective role for maintaining law and order as well as environment of unity and they will continue to play their positive role in future also.
Provincial Minister expressed these views while talking with a delegation of religious scholars at his camp office.
Provincial Minister said that Chief Minister Punjab has issued special directions that in order to maintain peace during Muharram-ul-Haram, foolproof security arrangements for promoting religious harmony and mutual unity should be ensured and these objectives will be achieved with the due cooperation of religious scholars.
He said that a special committee is working for Muharram-ul-Haram under the chairmanship of Provincial Law Minister and this committee comprises Minister for Labour and Population Welfare, Inspector General Police, Additional Chief Secretary and renowned religious scholars.