Defence Minister Rajnath Singh in the present day mentioned that Indian values take into account all religions equal, and that’s the reason the nation is secular and by no means grew to become a theocratic state like Pakistan.
Talking on the Nationwide Cadet Corps or NCC Republic Day Camp in Delhi, Mr Singh mentioned: “We (India) mentioned we might not discriminate amongst religions. Why did we do this? Our neighbouring nation has declared that their state has a faith. They’ve declared themselves a theocratic state. We did not declare so.”
“Even America is a theocratic nation. India is just not a theocratic nation. Why? As a result of our saints and seers didn’t simply take into account the folks residing inside our borders as a part of the household, however known as everybody residing on this planet as one household,” Mr Singh mentioned.
Rajnath Singh underlined that India had by no means declared its faith can be Hindu, Sikh or Buddhist and folks of all religions might stay right here.
“They gave the slogan of ‘Vasudev Kutumbakam’ — the entire world is one household. This message has gone to the entire world from right here solely,” he added.