Austria: Milad Peace Walk & Milad Conference held under MQI
In the capital city of Austria, Vienna, on 26th of December 2016, Minhaj ul Quran Austria organized a magnificent annual Milad Conference along with 2nd historical “Milad Peace Walk” attended by large number of ladies, gentlemen, children and leading personalities of several walks of life from Austria. Allama Mufti Irshad H. Saeedi from Denmark was the guest speaker of the day.
The event was superbly organized by MQI, MYL, MWL and PAT workers. Along with Allama Mufti Irshad Saeedi, Allama Mudassar Awan, Alhaj Khawaja Nasim (patron), Ali Imran Mughal (President MQI Austria), Lala Hussain, Mian Khalil Ahmad, Nadeem Raza Qadri (Linz), Altaf Jamal and many others special guests were sitting on stage.
The conference was nicely anchored by M. Naeem Raza Qadri and Sulaiman Siddiq Ch. As reception team, Mr.Sheikh Mehboob Alam (President Majlis-e-Shura), Mr. Asif Chaudhry Sr. Vice President welcomed the guests.
Mr. Syed Bawa Ali Ghazanfar coordinated the “Milad Peace Walk”whereas the participants were addressed by Alhaj Khawaja Nasim,Umair Altaf (General Secretary MQI Austria), Moulana Ghulam Mustafa Bloch, Prof. Azhar Sialvi, Nadeem Raza Qadri, Khawaja Manzoor Ahmad and Allama Mudassar Awan. The speakers condemned all kind of terrorism and elaborated the global message of peace.
President Minhaj Welfare Austria Malik Amin Awan with family took part in this event. The local people observed the whole procession through their windows and balconies.
In the Milad conference, Syed Abdul Raman, Sufiyan Shahid, Haji Akbar,Ali Hashim (from Linz), famous Naat khwan G.M. Naeemi (President Minhaj Naat council Austria) recited Naats. Mr.Ali Imran Mughal (President MQA) threw the light on the on-going projects of MQI and invited people to join hands.
The chief guest Mufti Irshad H. Saeedi spoke on the topic of Milad and emphasized the audience to be practical Muslims and play an exemplary role of a peace builder in their adopted countries. The Umrah ticket draw was also held in the name of Ali Hashim of Linz. A Milad cake was cut in the echoes of Durood o Salam.Alhaj Khawaja Nasim thanked to all participants. The event ended up with special prayers for the whole Ummah as well as for Shaykh-ul-Islam, MQI. Delicious “Milad Dinner” was served.
Minhaj-ul-Quran Austria, Minhaj Youth League, Minhaj Women League, Pakistan Awami Tehreek Austria and other workers played central role in the success of this event. Some of the organizing team are Imran Mughal, Umair Altaf, Malik M.Shafi, Sulaiman Siddiq, Zahid Ghani Chohan, Usman Aslam ch.Zoheb Hassan, Malik Ejaz Rashid, Zubair Altaf, Faisal Riaz, Sufiyan ch. Waqqas Ahmed, Shahzeb Ali, Afaq Akbar, Farooq Akbar and Amir Ghumman. The Food Committe Mr.Zishan Ahmed, Javed Aslam, Haji Aslam Multani, Muhammad Sadiq, andAshfaq Mitha also rended great services.
The event was photographed by Mr. Mustafa Naqvi and on Social Media live telecast by Ejaz Rashid and Usman Aslam Ch. Along with Nadeem Tariq (Dubai), Kaleem Ullah Khan (Hungary), the event was attended particularly by the MQI members and other dignitaries from City Graz Hanif Mughal & friends, City Linz Aftab Ch & Hafeez Ch and friends, St.Pölten city Qamar-ul-Islam & family and Horn city.