Why do we hate India so much? : Afridi on return to homeland.
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Why do we hate India so much? : Afridi on return to homeland.

Lahore : Pakistan | Apr 01, 2011 at 12:24 PM PDT
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Afridi back to Pakistan after world cup.

Lahore: Shahid Afridi, Pakistani skipper on arrival to Pakistan after World Cup was talking to media on airport.

"When Pakistan follows Indian culture, Indian dramas and movies , even weddings are done in Indian way then why people hate India so much". Afridi said to media.

"Loss and victory is one thing, yes it was important to win but why people consider loss against India as shame, why they don't see even stronger teams being defeated by us?" he added.

Indian people are highly pleased to see such cordial behaviour from Pakistani Team and whole nation. "Afridi has lost the match, but won our hearts" Indian people said.

Pakistan lost semi final against India on wednesday, whole nation was dissapointed but they welcomed Shahid Afridi and his men with great enthusiasm and showed to whole world that Pakistanis are not Extremists. Extremists lie on the other side of border who were hostile toward Pakista and ven objected Pakistani team on playing in India. This included Baal Thakre, leader of Hindu extremist party, Shiv Sinha.

Afridi wanted to say that if Pakistani's realy want to compete India then they should compete in other fields as well. They should develop their own filmindustries or have a peacefull relations with India.

Pakistani Prime Minister Yousaf raza Gillani also visited India for Semi final and held talks with Manmohan Singh, Indian prime Minister and Mrs. Sonia Gandhi, Congress leader and wished to enhance peace between both countries. This is a positive message from Pakistani nation to whole world.

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