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KATHMANDU: Pakistanis attacked Chinese citizens working at a tile manufacturing factory in Faisalabad over allegations of insulting Prophet Muhammad (PUBH).
A video of the same, shared by Zee News English among others, has now gone viral on social media.
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The video showed local Pakistanis attacking and trying to vandalize the Chinese tile manufacturing company, Time Ceramics Limited, Faisalabad, Pakistan. The company manufactured tiles with PBUH written on them, which is added after the name of Prophet Muhammad and stands for Peace Be Upon Him. The locals were agitated with the company for manufacturing tiles with letters they considered holy to them.
As per reports, the locals in Faisalabad barged into the factory and smashed the tiles into pieces. The Chinese engineers and workers were also beaten up badly.