Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah, on Monday, commended role of religious scholars for promoting interfaith harmony in the province. He was chairing a meeting in connection with celebration of Eid Milad-un-Nabi in which arrangements for 12 Rabi-ul-Awal processions and other activities were finalized to celebrate the Eid-e-Milad with religious zeal and fervour.
Haji Hanif Tayab, Maulana Bashir Farooqi, Dr. Jameel Rathore, Shehzada Rehan Amjad Naumani, Mufti Nazir Jan, Maulana Rafi ur Rehman Noorani, Maulana Ashraf Gormani, Sarwat Aijaz Qadri, Atif Bilo, and other ullema attended the meeting.
Provincial ministers, Saeed Ghani and Nasir Shah, adviser to CM Murtaza Wahab, Chief Secretary Sohail Rajput, IG Sindh Ghulam Nabi Memon, Commissioner Karachi Iqbal Memon, Adl IG Imran Yakoob and Secretary Local Govt were also present in the meeting.
The CM expressed gratitude to Ullema of different schools of thought for their constructive and responsible role in promoting intersect and interfaith harmony and said Ullema have played a significant role in making Sindh a peaceful society.
The CM on Ullema’s suggestion for repair of roads and drainage lines on the route of the Rabi-ul-Awal procession said that the KMC with the support of the provincial government has already started repair works. The Ullema complained that the KE was resorting to power load-shedding that was affecting illumination of Masajid and other buildings. At this, the CM said KE was already directed to ensure proper supply of electricity on the eve of Eid Milad-un- Nabi.