Kerbela incident teaches patience, tolerance: CM

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Mohammad Shehbaz Sharif on Saturday said the incident of Karbala tought patience, tolerance and great sacrifice of the grandson of the Prophet Mohammad (PBUH).

The CM said the war fought on that day taught us wagging of Jehad against injustice and cruelty.

He said the martyrs of Karbala raised the flag of justice and truth by rendering the great sacrifice and their sacrifice would be remembered till doomsday.

In his message on the Youm-e-Ashur, the Chief Minister said the great sacrifice of Imam Hussain (RA) tought us not to surrender to falsehood and their sacrifice was inspiration for us.

He said another message of the Youm-e-Ashur was that the whole nation should get united on one platform against terrorism and eliminate terrorists who were the enemies of humanity.

He said tolerance, brotherhood and national unity should be promoted to eliminate religious disharmony and sectarianism. He said, “We can frustrate plots of the enemies by promoting unity and harmony, adding political and military leadership and whole nation has resolved to eliminate terrorism”.

Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif said the sacrifice and bravery would remain a source of guidance and courage for the subjugated nations forever.

He said the grandson of Holy Prophet Hazrat Mohammad (PBUH) had taught respect of human values and raising voice for righteousness. He said it was the time to promote tolerance, harmony and brotherhood in the nation.