NEW DELHI: India on Friday lodged a proper protest with Pakistan by way of diplomatic channels in opposition to the vandalisation of a Hindu temple there, reported a supply.
On December 30, a mob of over 100 folks led by native Muslim clerics destroyed and set on hearth a Hindu temple within the Karak district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.
A viral video clip on social media confirmed a violent mob destroying the partitions and roof of the temple.
This act in opposition to the Hindu minority group has been extensively condemned by human rights activists based mostly in Pakistan and different components of the world.
The mob incited by an area cleric was a part of a rally organised by Jamiat Ulema-e Islam-Fazl (JUI-F), a Sunni Deobandi political celebration in Pakistan. In the rally, audio system delivered inflammatory speeches after which the mob stormed the temple, set it ablaze, and razed it to the bottom.