Islamabad (Staff Report): Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Tuesday that blasphemy is an ‘unpardonable sin’.
Nawaz also ordered authorities concerned to nab those responsible for posting blasphemous content on social media.
“Law enforcers should search for the people posting or spreading blasphemous material and prosecute them under the law,” PML-N’s Twitter account stated.
نبی کریمﷺکی شان میں کسی بھی طرح کی گستاخی ناقابل معافی ہے،وزیراعظم نواز شریف— PML(N) (@pmln_org) March 14, 2017
Nawaz Sharif also directed Interior Minister Ch. Nisar Ali Khan to take all necessary measures to block blasphemous contents on social media and those responsible should meet their nemesis promptly.
He said steps should be taken to completely eradicate the condemnable blasphemous contents on social media.
The Prime Minister has sought daily report on the issue. He directed that international organizations relating to social media should be approached for blockade of blasphemous contents and Foreign Office should play its role in this regard.