Annual certificate distribution ceremony under Muslim Cultural Association
Muslim Cultural Association of France organized an annual certificate distribution ceremony, which was attended by Muhammad Mustafa (G. M. Malik), Principal Secretary to Shaykh-ul-Islam, Allama Muhammad Iqbal Azam, Hafiz Abid Kashmiri, and Muhammad Naeem Ch. The program drew cross-sectional participation belonging to different walks of life. President of the Cultural Council and the Imam of France Hassan Shawal Ghoni received the respected guests warmly. The Association is running a school of over 400 children who hail from diverse nationalities. The students presented different skits and other items to highlight different aspects of the Islamic culture. A competition of calling ‘Azan’ was also held among the children. Allama Hafiz Iqbal Azam and Hafiz Abid Kashmiri were the jury members. When the stage secretary who was conducting the proceedings of the program introduced G.M. Malik with reference to Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri, the entire hall resonated with clapping and people stood up from their seats. In his brief address, Muhammad Mustafa (G. M. Malik) highlighted various aspects of Shaykh-ul-Islam’s ground-breaking work “Fatwa against Terrorism”. He underlined the need of staying together to defeat the menace from the world.