Attack on Shoe Factory Owner in Sargodha Highlights Blasphemy Accusations and Religious Violence in Pakistan

Sargodha, Pakistan – A shoe factory owner in Gillwala colony, Sargodha, Punjab, became the target of a violent attack by Islamic extremists following accusations of blasphemy on May 25. Nazir Gill Masih sustained severe injuries during the assault, prompting intervention from local authorities who transported him to a nearby hospital for urgent medical attention. The … Read more

Pakistan: Muslim Mob Attacks Christian Settlement Over Blasphemy Allegations

Islamabad, Pakistan – In the city of Sargodha, in the Punjab province, a violent mob of hundreds of Muslims attacked a minority Christian settlement over blasphemy allegations. The incident resulted in injuries to several individuals, with witnesses and minority rights leaders reporting that the protesters ransacked and set fire to a house and a small … Read more

Pakistan: Violent Muslim Attack on Christians Over Blasphemy Allegations Causes Injuries

Islamabad, Pakistan: An uproar ensued in the city of Sargodha, Punjab province, as a mob of hundreds of Muslims violently attacked a minority Christian settlement over blasphemy allegations. The incident resulted in several injuries, with witnesses and minority rights leaders recounting how protesters ransacked and burned down the house and small shoemaking factory of a … Read more