Seminary students hold protest
ISLAMABAD, Aug 25: Dozens of seminary students Friday held protest demonstration
at Aabpara Chowk and demanded reopening of the Lal Masjid.
students were chanting pro-Jihad slogans and for the release Maulana Abdul Aziz.
They were also condemning the government for conducting operation against Lal
Masjid and Jamia Hafsa. Talking to reporters they demanded of the authorities to
re-open the mosque for performing Juma prayers.
They also demanded
reappointment of Maulana Abdul Aziz as Khateeb of Lal Masjid.
want confrontation with the administration but just want that the mosque be
opened for the people to perform Juma prayers as we love the mosque", said
Mohammad Haroon, former student of the Lal Masjid. "This never happens in any
Muslim country to shut doors of the mosque and bar citizens from performing
prayer in a mosque", he added. PPI