PAKISTAN – Swabi councillors want Christians to be appointed as ‘sweepers’ in hospitals instead of Muslims

Samaa | Jan. 19, 2019

The Swabi district council in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa wants the sweepers hired in the district’s hospitals to be Christian only.

The members of the district council have unanimously adopted a resolution in this regard demanding that all Muslim posted as sweepers be transferred to other posts, such as those of a guard or peon.

The resolution was presented by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s Akmal Khan.

It was supported by various members, including Saeed Inayat Ali, Ajwan Khan Jadood, Jahanzaib Khan, Hasmatullah, Maulana Mohammad Shahabuddin, Amir Nawab, Shafqat Rani and others. No one opposed the resolution.