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Pakistan: ”Haram” to cast votes for women, it’s anti-Islam…….


 

That’s the ideology  in which adherents are claiming to be feminist…

 

I’m sure Linda Sarsour is eager to travel to Pakistan sometime soon to set the record straight.

 

“Haram” To Cast Votes For Women: Pakistan Ex Social Welfare Minister

Addressing a rally in his constituency in Muzaffargarh, Haroon Sultan said he will follow the directions of religion and will abstain from casting a vote to any female candidates as it is considered “haram” (forbidden in Islam), The News reported.

 

LAHORE: 

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) candidate for the July 25 general election and former Punjab province minister Haroon Sultan has sparked a controversy by terming it “haram” to cast votes for women.

 

Haroon Sultan, who has served as minister for social welfare in the previous tenure of the PML-N government in Punjab, is contesting elections from the National Assembly constituency NA-184 against Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s female candidate Zehra Basit Sultan Bukhari, who is also reportedly his sister-in-law.

 

Addressing a rally in his constituency in Muzaffargarh, Haroon Sultan said he will follow the directions of religion and will abstain from casting a vote to any female candidates as it is considered “haram” (forbidden in Islam), The News reported.

 

More here. Via TROP

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