Minister inaugurates prayer Hall at ‘Bethany Church’


The Provincial Minister for Minority Affairs Gianchand Esrani has inaugurated the prayer hall at Bethany Church in Hyderabad’s “Hur” compound on Thursday. The Minority Affairs Department has completed the reconstruction scheme of Prayer Hall.

Pastor Akram Aleem, Shakeel Sardar, Pastor Javed Bhatti, Salamat Ghani, Manwar Iqbal and other dignitaries of the Christian community were also present in the opening ceremony. Gianchand Esrani said that the Pakistan People’s Party believes in serving the people without discrimination.

The Sindh government is taking vigorous measures for the welfare of the minority community on the special instructions of PPP Chairman and Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, the provincial minister said. He said the development and prosperity of the Hindu, Sikh, Christian and Parsi communities was part of the People’s Party’s manifesto.—APP