Terrorism has damaged Islam’s image: Pak PM
By Rizwan Khatik - Sat Jan 26, 9:14 am
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf has said that Islam never granted permission to impose any ideology by force.
Addressing a Seeratun Nabi (PBUH) conference here on Friday, the prime minister greeted the nation on Eid Miladun Nabi and said that terrorism caused immense damage to Pakistan and the image of Islam across the world.
He said “our actions contradict the message of Holy Prophet (PBUH)”.
Raja Pervez Ashraf said that Pakistan always condemned terrorism, adding that whoever kills innocent people is a terrorist. He further said that drone strikes are not the solution and are extremely counter-productive
The prime minister added that Pakistan is a peaceful nation and we should not get divided on sectarian basis. Qazi in Islam is sovereign and impartial and love with Holy Prophet (PBUH) is spirit of the faith, he said.