CHR Comment: Pakistani police picked up two Christians while investigating a mugging. During interrogation, police tortured the men. Four officers were suspended when photographs of the Christians’ injuries were released to the public. Christians are a minority in Pakistan, which is predominantly Muslim.
Pakistani Christian, Parvez Henry Gill, is funding the building of a 140 ft. tall cross in Gora Qabristan, one of the older cemeteries in Karachi. Muslim workmen are involved in the project.