President Alvi calls Sajid Naqvi, Hanif Jalandhari to discuss Covid SOPs

By: News Desk      Published: 02:33 PM, 2 May, 2021
President Alvi calls Sajid Naqvi, Hanif Jalandhari to discuss Covid SOPs
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President Arif Alvi telephoned Allama Sajid Naqvi and Maulana Hanif Jalandhari on Sunday and appealed for the implementation of anti-corona measures in Ramazan and Majalis (religious gatherings), reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

The President urged people to wear a mask and keep a safe distance in gatherings and elders should perform prayers at home.

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It may be mentioned here that Qari Hanif Jalandhari is the General Secretary of Wafaqul Madaris Al-Arabia.

President Dr Arif Alvi's latest call to Allama Sajid Naqvi is part of his contacts being made to the scholars of different schools of thought for implementing anti-corona precautions.

The President urged ulema to play their role in implementing precautionary measures during Ramazan. 

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Earlier, President Alvi contacted 14 religious scholars belonging to different schools of thought including Mufti Taqi Usmani, Pir Muhammad Amin-ul-Hasanaat, Pir Naqeeb-ur-Rehman, Raja Nasir Abbas, Maulana Raghib Hussain Naeemi and others.