Based Christian family today had to cover over 50 km — from Mansa to Gobindpura village — for the burial of a family member. And even after putting in all that effort, they found it to be a graveyard for the Muslims.
Priya (25) had died recently in an accident. Her father Pastor Prem Sharma said, “It is painful to see that we have no place to bury our loved ones after death.”
Pastor Samuel Sidhu, president, Mansa Pastor Union, claimed that after the burial, they got to know that the graveyard belonged to the Muslim community.
In the spirit of brotherhood, the Muslim community gave its assent and even offered to serve tea, claimed SDM Mansa Kala Ram Kansal and Ranbir Singh, sarpanch …