Mayor, Farooq Sattar visit Tahiri Masjid

KARACHI: Mayor Karachi Wasim Akhtar and MQM Pakistan Chief Dr. Farooq Sattar paid a visit of Tahiri Masjid in Saddar on Sunday where they met with Dr. Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin – the 53rd spiritual leader of the Dawoodi Bohra Community and expressed well wishes on his visit to Pakistan.

Talking to media representatives on this occasion, Dr. Farooq Sattar stressed the need of promoting Ittehad Bain-ul-Muslimeen which he said was need of the hour.

He said the arrival of Dr. Mufaddal Saifuddin was in fact a message of love and unity and all of their people work for peace and harmony around the world. He said in the month of Muharram-ul-Haram we all should show the mutual understanding and unity to prove that we are peace loving people and want progress and development of our city country.

Mayor Karachi Wasim Akhtar while talking to the leaders of Bohra Community said this community have big role in the development and progress of Karachi and they always support promotion of love and harmony among the people.

He said the development works including road carpeting; street lights maintenance and cleanliness were started in the city before the start of Muharram-ul-Haram and now these being completed rapidly so that the citizens could be saved from any inconvenience during this month while performing religious rituals during Muharram.

He said currently our top most priority is arrangement for cleanliness and road repairing and carpeting around the Imambarghas and other locations in the city.

The Bohra Community leaders thanked Dr. Farooq Sattar and Mayor Karachi Wasim Akhtar for visiting the Tahiri Masjid.