In his address at the convention, Dr Hassan Mohi-ud-Din Qadri threw light on the importance of knowledge in the light of the teachings of the Quran and Sunna. He said that as long as the Muslims remained associated with acquisition of knowledge and research, they remained ascendant politically and economically but when they deviated from the path of knowledge, they have become subservient to others.
Addressing the Peace Conference organized by Minhaj-ul-Quran Women League, Dr Hassan Mohi-ud-Din Qadri, Chairman of MQI Supreme Council, has said that a combination of corruption, bad governance and incompetence has made the country hub of terrorists. He said that it is high time that the Muslim scholars from around the world put their heads together to consider the state of affairs the Muslims are confronted with in an effort to offer a way out of terrorism and extremism.
Addressing the ceremony, Dr Hassan Mohi-ud-Din Qadri said that Minhaj Welfare Foundation is working for welfare of the poorest of the poor under the leadership of Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri. He said that it has a wide range of welfare activities that includes health, and education, and general welfare. He said that the Foundation holds a number of programmes annually such as mass marriage ceremonies, medical camps, installation of water pumps, and distribution of Ramzan package among the poor in addition to responding to natural calamities.
PAT Rawalpindi chapter took out a rally to protest the non-provision of justice in the Model Town case. The rally, which was attended by workers of PAT, religious and political parties and the members of civil society organizations, was organized as part of the Qisas movement. The demonstrators chanted slogans demanding justice. They were holding banners and placards. The PAT leaders addressed the rally and vowed to continue the struggle till the ends of justice are served.