25 booked for igniting sectarian tension in Sialkot
SIALKOT: The Sadr police have registered a case under sections 295-A, 148 and 149 of the PPC against 25 people belonging to a sect for fomenting sectarian tension at Orah village.
A procession was taken out in connection with the Eid Miladun Nabi (SAW) in the village. When the procession reached near a mosque, some people who were present in the mosque started throwing stones towards the procession, causing tension in the area.
DPO Syed Ali Mohsin reached the spot and controlled the situation. On the report of one Pervaiz, the police registered the case against Nasir, Suleman, Nawaz, Shan, Yasir, Asad, Usman, Khawar, Adnan, Adil, Mithhu, Amjad, Tariq, Sumair, Riaz and 10 unidentified people and started investigations.