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Provincial government striving to succor religious minorities: MPA William Barkat


Baluchistan government is striving to succor religious minorities, says Pakistani Christian lawmaker. “We are looking into the issues of religious minorities,” he said during his meeting with a delegation of minority community from Dakki area. During the meeting, the delegation invited the lawmaker to their area.

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Member of Baluchistan Assembly William Barkat, told the delegation that the issues of religious minorities are being solved and that wherever religious minorities are nestled throughout the province; their issues will be dealt with on priority basis. This delegation led by Chaudhry Rauf Masih, discussed issues of religious minorities in Dakki.

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MPA William Barkat said that basic facilities will be provided to the religious minorities throughout the province. The lawmaker had already dispensed funds for construction of a community hall; which is to be used by Christians of Dakki area. At the same time, scholarships were granted to students from Christian and other minorities’ community.

Moreover, the lawmaker had also granted funds for free of cost treatment of people who could not afford treatment cost on their own. Efforts are being made for providing jobs to youngsters from minorities’ communities. Chaudhry Rauf while speaking on behalf of the delegation said that MPA William has always been helpful towards the religious minorities. “We pray for long life of William Barkat,” he said.