President convenes meeting of Governors, Ulema on Saturday

Federal Minister for Interior Brig (R) Ijaz Ahmad Shah and Federal Minister for Religious Affairs & Interfaith Harmony Pir Noor ul Haq Qadri called on President Dr Arif Alvi at Aiwan-e-Sadr, Islamabad on April 14, 2020.

ISLAMABAD, APR 14 (DNA) – President Dr. Arif Alvi will convene a meeting of provincial governors and Ulema on Saturday (April 18) to chalk out proposals for Masajid congregations during Ramazan and Taraweeh Prayers.

This was decided in a meeting in Islamabad on Tuesday, which was also attended by Interior Minister Brig. retired Ijaz Ahmad Shah and Minister for Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony Pir Noor ul Haq Qadri.

The meeting agreed that the president would convene a meeting of all governors, President of Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Ulema, through a video conference, for consultation and to seek their recommendations and guidelines about Taraweeh prayers in view of the current corona pandemic.

The recommendations of Ulema would help in devising a comprehensive policy by the government. The meeting also appealed to the people to continue their generosity of Zakat and donations in supporting the social welfare that was done through the masajid and madaris in this holy month. = DNA