Pakistan: Blasphemy accusations lead Muslims to desecrate Hindu temple

Daily Pakistan, March 7, 2018. (Archive link)

A Hindu temple was reportedly desecrated in Mirpurkhas, provoking a strong protest by members of the Hindu community here.

According to posts shared on social media, idols of Hindu deities in the temple of Hanuman were broken by unknown accused persons during the attack.

The act, which reportedly happened on the eve of Holi, has been condemned by people on social media, demanding the arrest of suspects.

Some reports suggest the act surfaced after blasphemy allegations led to violent protests against Hindu community in the city….