Islamabad: A protest rally was held in Islamabad on Sunday to lodge protest against the attack on Hazrat Bibi Zainab’s RA shrine near Syrian capital Damascus.
The rally organized by Markazi Majlis Wahdat-e-Muslimeen started from G6/2 and culminated at Constitution Avenue. The speakers denounced the attack on holy sites in Syria and said a joint plan of action is necessary to protect the sites that are holy for all sects of Muslims.
They said that protest demonstrations to show their sentiments against these attacks will continue. Demonstrators also presented a Memorandum to Director General Middle East Affairs at the Foreign Office. Later the demonstrators dispersed peacefully.