ATTOCK  - The District administration has banned the entry of 70 religious scholars and Zakirs of Sunni and Shia sects in the jurisdiction of Attock district for 90 days.
Beside putting ban on their entry, the district administration has also issued their gagging orders to ensure peace and maintenance of law and order during the sacred month of Moharram ul haram.
As per details those who have been banned include Maulana Abdul Aziz,  Maulana Abdul Qadeer, Maulana Muhammad Siddique, Maulana Muhammad Aashiq, Maulana Muhammad Ishaq, Qari Naveed Masood, Maulana Syed Chiargh Din, Mufti Shabeer Ahmad, Maulana Masood Ur Rehman, Molan Abu Bakar Chishty, Maulana Muhammad Haneef Chishti, Maulana Aziz Ud Din Kokab, Maulana Abdul Shakoor, Maulana Baz Khan, Molvi Habib Bakhsh Khichial, Maulana Mohiy Ud Din, Zakir Syed Sajid Husain Sajid, Zakir Sajid Chan, Zakir Ghulam Qamar, Maulana Muaviya Azam, Maulana Alam Tariq, Maulana Mansoor Ahmad, Maulana Saadat Ali, Maulana Faiz Biakhsh, Syed Zargham Abbass, Maulana Muhammad Hussain, Maulana Muhammad Tayyab, Maulana Zia Ul Haq, Maulana Muhammad Ilyas, Maulana Atta Ullah Bandiyalvi, Zakir Akhtar Abbass, zakir Syed abid Husaain, Zakir Nazeer Husain, Maulana Manzoor Husain Naqvi, Maulana Islam Ud din Usmani, Zakir Riaz Hussain Shah, Syed Sajjad Hussain Shah, Maulana Mufti Omer Haideri, Zakir Muhammad Nawaz, Sahibzada Syed Irfan Sha Mashhadi, Zakir Zaigham Abbass, Maulana Abdul Hayee Abid, Maulana Muhammad Yousaf Rizvi, Maulana Ghulam raza Jhandwi, Syed Abbass Naqvi, Maulana Jaffar Jatoi,  Maulana Muhhammad Rafiq, Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haqqani, Zakir Ghulam Qamar of Talagang, Maulana Sultan Mehmood Zia, Maulana Abdul Majeed Nadeem, Maulana Syed Muhammad Taqi Naqvi, Zakir Shaukat Raza Shaukat, Syed Nasir Abass of Multan, Maulana Muhammad Ahmad Ludhianvi, Maulana Aurangzeb Farooqi, Syed Aqeel Raza zaidi, Allama Zulfiqar Haider Naqvi, Maulana Zahid Ul Hassan Rashid, Zakir Ghulam Asghar, Maulana Abid Raza, Zakir Mureed Hussain, Malik Ejaz Hussain, Maulana Zamir Husain, Maulana haider Khan, Maulana Ata Husain Ranghar, Zakir Ilyas Raza Najfi, Maulana Yaqoob alvi, Maulana Nazeer Hussain Solangi, Maulana Muhammad Tayyab and Maulana Abdul Ghafoor.
Meanwhile, Secretary General Majlis Wahdatul Muslameen Attock Alama Syed Niaz Hussain Bokhari has expressed his astonishment over the aforesaid list as the district administration has included the name of Zakir Akhtar Abbass, who has died a few years ago. He said that it was an ample proof that district administration and security agencies were busy in ordering bans on those scholars and Zakirs whose names were included in the list prepared many years ago and no one was bothering to review the list.