LAHORE: Tehreek-e-Minajul Quran chief Dr Hassan Mohiyuddin Qadri called on Grand Mufti-e-Azam Sheikh Shauki Ibrahim Abdul Kareem Al-Allam in Cairo yesterday.

A statement issued from here quoted the Grand Mufti saying that the Islamic world was facing difficult times and the need was that the Ummah must unite to face the challenges. He said the anti-Islam forces were active and working day and night to defame Islam. “Internal strife, anarchy, terrorism and extremism are weakening Muslim political and social structures.”–Staff Reporter

He also praised the efforts of Dr Tahirul Qadri for speaking against social, political and economic ills that were raising their heads in Muslim society.

Dr Hassan appraised the Grand Mufti about Minajul Quran projects and invited him to visit Pakistan. He said under the guidance of Dr Qadri, different projects were undertaken to educate the youth about the ills in the society. Dr Hassan further briefed the Grand Mufti about curriculum that Dr Qadri wrote for the elimination of terrorism. He told the Grand Mufti that this curriculum was written in the light of Quran and Sunnah.