SHAFAQNA (Shia International News Association)
Bishop Sadiq Daniel hails from Karachi and serving as Bishop in Church of Pakistan. In an exclusive interview with Shafaqna Urdu on issue of burning of a Christian couple in Kot Radha Kishon on the allegations of Blasphemy, Bishop Sadiq Daneil said that Christian community respects all the religions and they even can not think of demeaning any faith. He condemned the burning of Christian couple in Kot radha Kishon and demanded of Government to provide due rights to minorities as granted by the constitution of Pakistan. While responding to a question on the recent issue of Blasphemy he said that SHama Bibi and his husband Shehzad Masih were innocent and accusation of blasphemy was baseless.
He asked Government, whether they are not citizen of Pakistan? Bishop Sadiq Daniel said that such incidents are a conspiracy to fan sectarianism n the country therefore Government should take strict action against perpetrators.
He demanded of Prime Minister and Chief Minister Punjab to bring the culprits to justice as soon as possible. To a question about law of blasphemy, he said that Govt should stop wrong use of this law and take strict action against those who make use of this law for their personal benefits.
Tranlsated from ur.shafaqna.com