Islamabad: Islamic clerics have determined to take up the combat in opposition to a plan to deliver mosques in Pakistan beneath the management of the Pakistani authorities.
The authorities, led by the Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan, had lately authorized a brand new legislation known as the Waqf Amlaq Act 2020. The legislation may deliver mosques and madrassa faculties throughout the nation beneath authorities management.
Protests have erupted within the nation because the legislation was handed. In this case, the nation’s main Islamic clerics have introduced their intention to combat the legislation. They have additionally introduced that there shall be a sequence of protests in opposition to these legal guidelines.
The clergy have demanded that the federal government repeal the legislation instantly, warning that if the federal government doesn’t accomplish that, there shall be huge protests in opposition to Imran Khan.
“Mosques and madrassas have historically been independent and are still independent. No one should impose restrictions on their freedom,” he mentioned.
We have strongly opposed and can proceed to oppose such initiatives by the federal government previously. Our work to guard mosques and madrassas will proceed, ”they mentioned.