News from the motherland, anyone?
"A case of blasphemy has been registered against 17-year-old Syed Samiullah, an intermediate student and resident of Mujtaba Colony Malir Halt. The charge was registered in the Shahrah-e-Noor Jahan Police Station, Karachi, Sindh province.The incident was reported to the police by Professor Agha Akbar, the controller of examinations of the Intermediate Board of Education, Karachi, who attached copies of Samiullah's answers sheets as evidence of his alleged blasphemy. The professor charged that Samiullah wrote derogatory remarks in his answer sheets (Urdu, Islamiat and Physics) against the Holy Prophet Muhammad (Peace Be upon Him).He was arrested on January 28, 2011 on the complaint of the chief controller (Intermediate Board).The Judicial Magistrate, Central, Ehsan A Malik ordered Samiullah to be sent to the juvenile prison after the Shahrae Noor Jehan police produced him in court and requested judicial custody. In an application to the judicial magistrate, Samiullah submitted that he had confessed to committing the 'unpardonable sin'. He apologised and promised that he would never commit 'such a sin' again. An FIR (First Information Report) (56/11) was registered against him under 295-C of the Pakistan Penal Code (PPC) at Shahrah-e-Noor Jahan police station."
And a very good morning to you too.