ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif have congratulated Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy on winning prestigious Oscar Award for the second time.
In his message, the President said Sharmeen highlighted the name of Pakistan by raising a human issue. He said Pakistan is determined to protect the rights of women.
Lauding the efforts of Sharmeen, the Prime Minister said there is no room in Islam for killing in the name of honour.
The Prime Minister said his government is making a law to stop such brutal and inhuman acts. He said women like Sharmeen are pride of the nation.