Pakistanis say Muslims should rebuild Ghotki temples vandalised by mob

Pakistanis say Muslims should rebuild Ghotki temples vandalised by mob

He also said that the protesters vandalised a Hindu temple.

The police have registered three FIRs against the rioters for desecrating a temple, damaging the school and blocking roads.

A total of 23 people - 12 identified and 11 unidentified - were nominated in the third case which pertained to ransacking and damage to property.

The mob which went furious over allegations that a Hindu school principal had allegedly committed blasphemy also targetted multiple houses belonging to the minority community and a school in Ghotki in Pakistan's Sindh province.

Ahmed said all three cases were registered on behalf of the state.

In response to a question regarding the principal of the school, who has been accused of committing blasphemy, AIG Ahmed said that he will be taken to court after the law and order situation has been assessed.

Delegations of political parties visited the Dhaam Mandir, which was vandalised by the mob, and expressed solidarity with the Hindu community.

Rangers and Police have been deployed in Ghotki following an Anti-Blasphemy Protest that broke out in the city on Sunday.

Taking to micro-blogging site Twitter, the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan shared a video of protesters breaking the infrastructure of the school.

Protests were also held in surrounding towns, including Mirpur Mathelo and Adilpur, where demonstrators blocked roads and demanded that the police arrest the school principal. Ghotki remained closed on September 15 amid tensions and fears of more protests. Some are actually protecting their Hindu Brothers.

PPP leaders Saeed Ghani and Nasir Hussain Shah - Sindh's Information Minister Saeed Ghani and local government Minister Nasir Hussain Shah reached Ghotki, where they met leaders of the Hindu community.

The violent episode was condemned by a leader of Sunni Tehreek, Mehboob Ali Sehto, and Mufti Muhammad Ibrahim Qadri of the Jamiat Ulema-i-Pakistan.

They added, "The unsuitable accusations in opposition to a Hindu college predominant show over yet again how the discriminatory blasphemy authorized pointers are abused by non-tell actors to persecute non secular minorities".

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