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Salman Taseer Was Murdered For A Black Law: Namoos-e-Risalat Is State-Sponsored Racism

by | 6th, January 2011

SALMAN Taseer, governor of Pakistan’s Punjab province, was murdered in Pakistan. His killer was wearing the uniform of the police. His killer fired 27 bullets into Mr Taseer. His killer is Constable Mumtaz Qadri. He is 26. To many he is a hero. So far 36 policemen have been arrested.

After the murder, Qadri uttered :

“He got the death sentence for insulting the Prophet.”

Mr Taseer had spoken out in support of Asia Bibi. She’s the Christian woman who served water to Muslim women. (More on her here .) They refused to drink water touched by an infidel. A row ensued. A local leader sentenced Babi to death for, allegedly, insulting the Prophet.

This is in accordance with the Namoos-e-Risalat Act. The act states that anyone who insults Mohammed must be sentenced to death by hanging. And this includes insulting anyone called Mohammed Mohammed Hanif recalls a tale of a doctor being charged for chucking the

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