Massod urges religious leaders to play historic role in Kashmir struggle


ISLAMABAD: AJK President Sardar Masood Khan, has said the Ulema and Mashaikhs are the strength and identity of our society and urged them to play the role in the liberation movement of Kashmir in the same way they played a key role during the freedom movement of Pakistan. He added that today Kashmiris are being killed and tortured by India for their loyalty to Pakistan and its ideology. Millions of Kashmiris are living under occupation and it is our collective responsibility to save our brothers and sisters from India’s aggression, he said.

ISLAMABAD: AJK President Sardar Masood Khan addressing the “Wahdat-e-Ummah Conference”.

The AJK President made these remarks while addressing the “Wahdat-e-Ummah Conference” organized by the Pakistan Ulema Council under the chairmanship of President Pakistan Dr.Arif Alvi at the Aiwan-e-Sadar. Federal Minister for Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony Pir Noorul Haq Qadri, Chairman Pakistan Ulema Council Hafiz Muhammad Tahir Mahmood Ashrafi, Allama Ziaullah Shah Bukhari, Allama Arif Wahdi and eminent Ulemas and Mashaikh from across the country attended the conference. Political leaders and diplomats from various Muslim countries also attended the event.

In his address, President Sardar Masood Khan said that every section of the society has to play its role in bringing an end the civilizational war that India has imposed on us. He said that in order to prevent the enemy from carrying out its nefarious designs, driven by the Hindutva doctrine, against Muslims and humanity, it was necessary for us unify our ranks.

Describing Islam as the religion for all of humanity, President Sardar Masood Khan said that beloved Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) started his journey alone from the cave of Hira in Makkah and today, almost 2 billion people around the globe belonging to different creeds, races and languages are a part of this beautiful religion. “This is the miracle of Islam as it was not spread by the power of the sword. It is an inclusive religion that preaches peace, tolerance and love for humanity”, he said.