ISLAMABAD, (Muzaffargarh.City – 30th Apr, 2021 ) :”Youm-e-Dua” was observed across the country on Friday seeking Allah Almighty’s mercy to save the mankind from the destructions of the dreaded coronavirus pandemic. Special prayers were offered with palms cupped in supplication, seeking the return of pre-Covid era on the appeal of Pakistan Ulema Council (PUC). Ulema-Mashaykh and religious scholars while addressing Friday sermons appealed public to ensure implementing precautionary measures against Coronavirus and elderly, sick and patients were also advised not to visit mosques in wake of Covid-19. Coronavirus was a serious pandemic and everyone should seek ‘Ruju Ila-al-allah’ and strictly follow the Covid prevention religiously to contain its spread. The clerics also said that Corona vaccination can also be administered even during fasting and rejected all rumours against vaccination of Covid-19. Ulema in their sermons said taking precautions against such diseases is also a requirement of Shariah. Pakistan Ulema Council Chairman and Special Representative of the Prime Minister Pakistan for Interfaith Harmony and middle East Hafiz Muhammad Tahir Mahmood Ashrafi addressing Friday congregation said that salvation from the pandemic of coronavirus lies in ‘Ruju Ila-Al-Allah’ (turning to Allah) and observing complete precautionary measures. He urged people to cooperate with the administration of mosques and Ulema and religious scholars.
Leading Ulema of different religious schools of thought and office bearers of Pakistan Ulema Council led Friday prayers in their respective districts and divisions including Vice Chairman Pakistan Ulema CouncilMaulana Abdul Karim Nadeem in (Rahim Yar Khan), Allama Abdul Haq Mujahid (Multan), Qazi Matiullah Saeedi (Gujarat), Maulana Asad, Allah Farooq (Lahore), Maulana Asad Zakaria (Karachi), Maulana Haq Nawaz Khalid, Maulana Obaidullah Gormani, Allama Tahir-ul-Hassan (Faisalabad), Maulana Muhammad Shafi Qasmi, Maulana Hanif Usmani (Sahiwal), Pir Asad Habib Shah Jamali, Maulana Muhammad Asghar Khosa (Dera Ghazi Khan), Maulana Noman Hashir, Maulana Tahir Aqeel Awan (Rawalpindi), Maulana Abu Bakar Sabri, (Islamabad), Maulana Anwar-ul-Haq Mujahid, Shabbir Yusuf Gujjar, Maulana Abdul Malik Asif (Multan), Maulana Aslam Siddiqui , Maulana Aseed-ur-Rehman Saeed, Maulana Abdul Hakim Athar, Qari Zubair Zahid, Maulana Islamuddin, Qari Muhammad Aslam Qadri, Qari Shamsul Haq (Lahore), Maulana Hassan Ahmad Hussaini (Daska), Maulana Muhammad Khurshid Nomani (Bahawalnagar), Maulana Fahim Al Hassan Farooqi (Sheikhupura), Maulana Abdullah Haqqani, Maulana Abdullah Rashidi (Kasur), Mian Rashid Munir (Sialkot), Maulana Muneeb Haidari Maulana Abdul Waheed Farooqi (Narwal), Maulana Abu Bakar Hamza (Chakwal), Maulana Habib-ur-Rehman Abid, Maulana Tayyab Gormani, Maulana Izhar-ul-Haq Khalid, Sahibzada Hamza Tahir-ul-Hassan (Faisalabad), Maulana Saadullah Ludhianvi (Toba Tek Singh), Maulana Anis-ur-Rehman Baloch (Gojra), Maulana Abdul Rasheed (Hafizabad), Mufti Muhammad Omar Farooq (Khanewal), Maulana Abdul Ghaffar Shah Hijazi (Lodhran), Maulana Tanveer Ahmed (Bahawalpur), Maulana Muhammad Ahmad Maki, Maulana Muhammad Ashfaq Potafi ( Muzaffargarh), Maulana Kaleemullah Muawiyah (Nankana), Maulana Aziz-ur-Rehman Muawiyah (Talagang), Maulana Aziz Akbar Qasmi (Rajanpur), Maulana Saadullah Shafiq (Rahim Yar Khan), Hafiz Muhammad Tayyab Qasmi, Maulana Hussain Ahmad Darkhasti, Mufti Iqbal Usmani (Karachi), Maulana Yasir Alvi (Marine), Qari Abdul Rauf, Maulana Matool Mahar (Bahawalnagar), Hafiz Muhammad Talha Farooqi (Vehari), Maulana Zubair Kh Tana (Gujranwala), Maulana Aqeel Zubair (Sargodha), Qari Aziz-ur-Rehman (Layyah), Maulana Atif Iqbal (Kamalia) and others addressed the gathering.