NOWSHERA, April 29: The provincial government has approved one million rupees for the construction of a church in Nowshera district.

The chief minister’s advisor for minorities’ affairs, Sardar Suran Singh, inaugurated the church in Khattak Colony, Nowshera cantonment. On the occasion, he gave a cheque worth 500,000 rupees to the representatives of the Christian community and promised that the remaining 500,000 rupees would also be released soon.

On the occasion, Minister for Excise and Taxation Mian Jamshedud Din congratulated the participants of the ceremony and said Islam teaches us to respect other religions.

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