PESHAWAR: The Central Ruet-i-Hilal Committee will certainly hold an unprecedented meeting in Peshawar on April 13 for the discovery of Ramazan moon as it is likely to be joined by the local unofficial Ruet board headed by Mufti Shahabuddin Popalzai for the first time.
Chairman of the Central Ruet-i-Hilal Board Maulana Abdul Khabir Azad informed a presser below on Wednesday that Mufti Popalzai, who headed the informal moon-sighting body at the historic Qasim Ali Khan Mosque, Peshawar, would certainly prolong complete cooperation to the central one.
He claimed the Ruet meeting would certainly be kept in Peshawar to develop consensus about the beginning of Ramazan throughout the nation the same day and also make certain that no person grumbles concerning the sighting of the moon.
Maulana Azad was accompanied by spiritual scholars of different schools of thought, consisting of previous chairman of the Council of Islamic Ideology Prof Qibla Ayaz, Maulana Tayyab Qureshi, Prof Hafiz Abdul Ghafoor, Maulana Fazal Jamil Rizvi, Tanzeem Al-Akhwan basic secretary Tariq Awan, Allama Abid Shakiri as well as Allama Fakhr ul Hassan Kararvi,
He claimed that Mufti Popalzai was a patriotic citizen, so he would certainly accept the Central Ruet-i-Hilal Committee for unity and also interfaith consistency in the nation.
Popalzai-led unofficial committee likely to be part of April 13 meeting
“The committee’s decision concerning moon sighting will certainly be final due to the teachings of the Holy Quran and also Sunnah,” he claimed.
He revealed the hope that the conference would assist resolve the problems of Ulema in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa about the discovery of Ramazan moon.
He stated the meeting of the Ruet-i-Hilal Committee in Peshawar would certainly be a ‘positive step in the ideal direction’ for the synchronised begin of Ramazan in the country.
“Unity, religious consistency and also the message of Pakistan is urgent demand of the hr, so scholars of all sects in the nation are unified at one platform and also will certainly not permit any kind of conspiracy as well as tactic of the enemy to create chaos as well as sectarianism in the nation to succeed,” he stated.
Maulana Azad, that is also the khateeb of Lahore’s well-known Badshahi Mosque, said it was obligation of all individuals to play their corresponding roles for tranquility in and uplift of the culture.
He stated his held meetings with religious scholars of various colleges of believed to strengthen religious harmony, unity, and also promote resistance in the country.
“We are fully established to take all stakeholders, consisting of appropriate government divisions, on board for consensus on the discovery of Ramazan moon and the subsequent party of Eidul Fitr in the country on one day,” he stated.
About the observance of Covid-19 standard procedure released by the federal government, he said mosques and also imambargahs played very reliable as well as vital duty for the application of precautionary actions as well as developing public understanding of protection from the infection.
“We will not enable any type of conspiracy and also strategy of the adversary to succeed. The aspects, that want to create chaos and sectarianism in the country at the wish of adversaries, will certainly obtain nothing but failing as well as shame,” he said.
The other individuals also appreciated the initiatives for developing agreement on the moon discovery concern as well as promised full collaboration to the central Ruet body.