Pakistan on January 22 stated the inauguration of the Ram temple in Ayodhya is indicative of rising majoritarianism in India.
The remarks by Pakistan’s Foreign Office (FO) got here after the brand new Ram Lalla idol was consecrated on the Ayodhya temple on Monday in an occasion led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
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“Developments of the last 31 years, leading to today’s consecration ceremony, are indicative of growing majoritarianism in India. These constitute an important facet of the ongoing efforts for social, economic and political marginalisation of the Indian Muslims,” the FO stated in an announcement.
In 2019, the Supreme Court delivered a landmark verdict paving the best way for the development of Ram Mandir.
The five-judge Constitution bench additionally directed the Centre to allot a five-acre plot to the Sunni Waqf Board in Ayodhya to construct a mosque.
“The rising tide of ‘Hindutva’ ideology in India poses a serious threat to religious harmony and regional peace,” in response to the FO.
Pakistan additionally requested the federal government of India to make sure the protection and safety of spiritual minorities, together with Muslims and their holy locations.