Govt determined to protect rights of minorities: Sandhu

LAHORE:The Punjab government is committed to protecting rights of minorities and a number of concrete steps have been taken besides legislation and execution of special initiatives for the purpose.

This was stated by Provincial Minister for Human Rights and Minorities Affairs Khalil Tahir Sandhu in a statement on Sunday.

The minister said that minorities’ rights had been ensured and protected through legislation by the provincial assembly and the government was determined to provide maximum facilities to the members of minorities.