All efforts to be made for law and order during Muharram: Ashrafi

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Special Aide to Prime Minister on Interfaith Harmony and Middle East and Chairman Pakistan Ulema Council (PUC) Hafiz Muhammad Tahir Mehmood Ashrafi has said that that all out efforts will be made to ensure law and order situation during the holy month of Muharram.

A meeting was held here on Monday at the Ministry of Religious Affairs in the chair of Special Aide to Prime Minister on Interfaith Harmony and Middle East and Chairman Pakistan Ulema Council (PUC) Hafiz Muhammad Tahir Mehmood Ashrafi, in which code of conduct was issued for restoration of religious harmony during Muharramul Haram in accordance with Paigham-e-Pakistan draft.

Ulema-Mashaikh and leadership of different religious schools of thought, while denouncing Hindu temple attack in Sadiqabad, called for strict legal action against the perpetrators and also announced to observe Friday (August 13, 2021) as ‘Unity of Ummah Day’.

The meeting was held under the auspices of Parliamentary Secretary for Religious Affairs Aftab Jahangir and Federal Secretary for Religious Affairs Sardar Ijaz Khan Jaffer and was attended by leading Ulema-Mashaikh, including Allama Arif Wahidi, Maulana Chiraguddin Shah, Maulana Tanveer Alvi, Maulana Abu Bakar Hameed Sabri, Maulana Tahir Aqeel Awan, Pir Azmatullah Sultan, Maulana Abdul Qudoos, Allama Akhtar Abbas, Allama Basharat Emami, Maulana Sharif Hazarawi, Deputy Commissioner Islamabad and senior officials from Ministry of Interior Affairs, Ministry of Health, officials of NCOC and put forward various proposals for maintaining law and order, promoting interfaith harmony and preventing the coronavirus in the country.