Extremist RSS ideology takes over India: PM
Prime Minister Khan orders immediate report on Quetta blast
Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday regretted an “extremist ideology RSS has taken over a nuclear-armed country of over a billion people.” Sharing a news story about protests against India’s controversial citizenship laws on his Twitter handle, the prime minister wrote: “It is an ideology based on racial superiority & hatred of Muslims & all minorities.”
“Whenever this genie has come out of the bottle, it has always led to bloodshed.” In a statement on the microblogging site on Dec 21, the premier had said: “I have been warning the international] community of this for some time & am reiterating again: if India does such an operation to divert attention from its domestic chaos plus whip up war hysteria to mobilise Hindu nationalism, Pak will have no option but to give a befitting response.”
He said over the last five years of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government, India has been moving towards “Hindu Rashtra with its Hindutva Supremacist fascist ideology.”
Prime Minister Imran Khan expressed concern towards the minorities residing in India and said that an extremist ideology RSS has taken over nuclear-armed country of over a billion people.
PM Imran said that Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) is an ideology based on racial superiority and hatred of Muslims and all other minorities. Imran Khan also shared an article carried by The Times titled “India is a Hindu state now — We are second-class citizens.”
Prime Minister Imran Khan stated that he has directed the concerned authorities to submit an “immediate report on the condemnable, cowardly terrorist attack” in Quetta on Friday, which claimed the lives of 15 people including a deputy superintendent of police (DSP).
In a tweet, the premier hailed the martyred DSP as a “brave and exemplary officer”. He further mentioned that he had asked the Balochistan government to ensure provision of medical facilities to the injured persons.
“I have demanded an immediate report on the condemnable cowardly terrorist attack in Quetta targeting a mosque and people at prayers. Have asked provincial govt to ensure all medical facilities are provided to the injured. Martyred DSP Haji Amanullah was a brave and exemplary officer,” the prime minister stated.
I have demanded an immediate report on the condemnable cowardly terrorist attack in Quetta targeting a mosque & people at prayers. Have asked prov govt to ensure all medical facilities are provided to the injured. Martyred DSP Haji Amanullah was a brave & exemplary officer.
At least 15 people including Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Ammanullah and the Imam of the mosque were killed and 19 others sustained injuries in a powerful explosion at a mosque in the provincial capital’s Satellite Town on Friday.