We don’t even think about leaving Pakistan, says Rajesh Singh

We don’t even think about leaving Pakistan, says Rajesh Singh

Lahore : Pakistan | Aug 26, 2012 at 1:32 PM PDT
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Leader of the Sikh and Hindus pilgrims’ delegation that went to India for ‘Yaatra’ from Sindh, Sardar Rajesh Singh has stated Pakistan is their motherland and they do not even think about leaving the country.He was talking to media at Gurdwara Dera Sahib here on Sunday.“We had visa of five Indian cities for 40 days but we returned after spending 15 days in India due to the behaviour of Indians”, he stated.Rajesh Singh told media that they went to India on 11th August for ‘Yatra’ and their delegation comprised 223 people of Sikh and Hindu families, mostly from Jacobabad, Sukkur and other areas of the country.“Indian ‘Yatris’ are given respect whenever they visit Pakistan, but we don’t have respect in India. We were demanded of Rs 500 for getting residences in Gurdwaras and Dharam Shalas. At the time of return, we were offered to get permanent residence in India, but we refused their offer and told them that we would go back to our homeland”, he stated.

saadahmed is based in Islamabad, Federal Capital Area, Pakistan, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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