Bhopal: Large number of Muslims led by MLA Arif Masood took out a rally on Tuesday from Iqbal Maidan to condemn Pulwama terrorist attack. Shahar Qazi Syed Mushtaq Ali Nadvi handed over national flag to Arif Masood and then rally passed off. Muslims sported black badges and took out silence rally.

Rally passed through various places like Ibrahimpura among others. It culminated at Char Batti Chowraha, Budhwara where the members of Muslim community offered prayers for peace and harmony in the country. Eminent Muslim personalities including Mufti Zialullah Kasmi, Majid Salar, Peer Mohammed Mushahid, Maulana Muddasar, Nuruddin Saklaini, Asad Ullaha, Maulana Anas Nadvi among others joined the rally.

‘Killing an innocent is like killing humanity’

Condemning the Pulwama terrorist attack, Shahar Qazi Nadvi said, “Killing an innocent is like the killing humanity. We should maintain peace and communal harmony. We are united in the country and with government.”

‘We want immediate action against terrorism’

Arif Masood said, “We are with government of the country in maintaining peace and communal harmony. We condemned the Pulwama attack on CRPF jawans. We want terrorism should be wiped out to maintain peace and harmony in the country. It is high time, to teach the lesson to terrorism. We demand an immediate action against terrorism.”