The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), in a press release, stated: “These insults come within the context of the growing depth in hatred of and insults to Islam in India and the systematic harassment of Muslims.”
Pakistan’s Armed Forces “strongly condemn blasphemous remarks” by Indian officers, a submit on Twitter learn.
India’s international ministry responded in a press release which insisted the offensive tweets and feedback didn’t, in any means, mirror the views of the federal government.
The BJP stated on Sunday it has suspended a spokesperson and expelled one other official for hurting spiritual sentiments of a minority neighborhood.
Saudi Arabia, the birthplace of Islam and residential of its two holiest websites, welcomed the motion taken by the BJP to droop the spokeswoman from work.
A senior official on the Qatar Embassy in New Delhi stated Modi’s authorities should publicly distance itself from the feedback.
“Hurting our spiritual sentiments can straight affect financial ties,” the official stated, including they had been checking studies about boycotts of Indian items by some grocery store house owners in Qatar.
India’s commerce with the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), which incorporates Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Oman and the UAE, stood round $90 billion in 2020-21. Tens of millions of Indians stay and work in GCC international locations.