Rawalpindi: Christian Colony residents leave homes overnight over rumors of church burning

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Fear spread in the Christian Colony located in Dhok Syedan Snow Khana area of Rawalpindi late at night.

Residents of the Christian Colony vacated the settlement overnight on rumors of burning churches and members of the Christian community left home with families and children.

According to the police, a miscreant spread rumors in the Christian Colony of Dhok Syedan that houses would be burnt, the matter spread over a property dispute between two parties of the Christian community.

According to the police, there is no tension in the area. Rawalpindi Police is present in the area and is on alert and senior police officers are investigating the matter.

The spokesman strongly denied the baseless rumors being spread on social media and said that Rawalpindi Police will ensure the protection of life and property of the citizens.