PESHAWAR: In any other incident of violence towards minorities, two Sikhs had been shot lifeless by way of unidentified armed males in Peshawar.
The deceased had been known as Ranjeet Singh and Kanwaljeet Singh.
In line with the police, the assailants arrived on a motorbike and fled after the capturing. A seek operation has been introduced to track the culprits, the police stated.
In the meantime, the Counter-Terrorism Division registered a case towards the homicide of the Sikh males, Saddar SP Aqiq Hussain knowledgeable Geo Information.
The reliable stated that the incident appears to be a terrorist assault. He resolved to collect the CCTV pictures and different proof and arrest the suspects once conceivable.
Top Minister Shehbaz Sharif strongly condemned the incident and directed the executive minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to verify rapid arrest and punishment of the murderers.
He additionally suggested the executive minister to verify steps for the security of the lives and houses of the electorate, specifically non-Muslims.
The high minister expressed sympathies with the bereaved households of the deceased and noticed that enmity with Pakistan was once the explanation at the back of this act of terrorism. He additionally expressed his get to the bottom of to get rid of the enemies of the rustic and confident the bereaved households of entire strengthen from the government.
In the meantime, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Leader Minister Mehmood Khan additionally ordered rapid motion to arrest the murderers.
Stating the incident a conspiracy to destabilise Peshawar’s setting and inter-faith unity, Khan confident justice to the affected households.
“The provincial executive won’t let such bids hurt the inter-religious unity achieve success,” the executive minister stated.
‘KP executive failed to offer protection to minorities’: Rana Sanaullah
Inner Minister Rana Sanaullah sought a document from the KP leader secretary and inspector basic of police.
“The KP executive has extraordinarily failed at protective the minorities,” Rana Sanaullah stated, indicating previous incidents of violence towards Sikh electorate in KP.
He suggested the regulation enforcement businesses (LEAs) and the provincial executive to verify the protection of minorities and confident the aid of the government for the arrest of the culprits.
‘Assault on Pakistan’: Peshawar CCPO
Peshawar CCPO Aijaz Khan stated that “the assault on Ranjeet and Kanwaljeet is an assault on Pakistan.”
He stated that not one of the deceased had any enmity with someone and added that “anti-state parts may not be spared below any cases” and the culprits shall be arrested quickly.
He additional mentioned that there was once a basic risk to minorities, nevertheless it was once “now not explicit to any minority crew.”
Additionally, the All Pakistan Ulema Council (APUC) additionally condemned the homicide. APUC head Tahir Ashrafi stated that the Peshawar management must be sure the security of non-Muslim electorate and arrest the murderers of Ranjeet and Kanwaljeet.
— With further enter from APP.