A spokesman for the Saudi embassy in Pakistan said some Pakistanis had been arrested for desecrating the Prophet’s Mosque.
The first official statement from Saudi Arabia on the incident at the Prophet’s Mosque stated that the arrests were made in defiance of the holy site. The statement further said that police operations in this regard are still ongoing.
It may be recalled that slogans and insults were hurled at Roza Rasool in the presence of the Prime Minister and the Federal Cabinet and the angry mob did not even care about the sanctity of Roza Rasool. نعرے لگاتے۔ Angry mobs continued to raise their hands and make videos to assassinate the federal ministers.
On the other hand, Sahibzada Jahangir, the spokesperson of PTI chairman in UK and Europe can be seen in the video. The PTI leader chanted slogans and viralized videos of ministers.
Addressing a press conference today, Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah said that the incident was a source of shame for the entire nation. He said that if such an environment is created then they too will have to face such an environment. When Imran Khan goes to the constituencies, he will find out.
The Interior Minister said that Masjid-e-Nabawi would request the Saudi government to deport those involved in the incident.