Bohra leader gets rousing welcome in Dubai

Dubai - A large number of Dawoodi Bohra Muslim community members accorded Sultan ul-Bohra a grand welcome at Dubai airport.

By Staff Reporter

Published: Thu 8 Oct 2015, 12:00 AM

Last updated: Thu 8 Oct 2015, 10:53 AM

The global head of Dawoodi Bohra Muslim Community got a rousing welcome from the community during his brief stop over at the Dubai International Airport on Tuesday afternoon.
Sultan ul-Bohra, 53rd Dai el-Fatemi, Dr. Syedna Aaliqadr Mufaddal Saifuddin, who was en route to Houston from Mumbai, USA was received at the Dubai International Airport by members of the protocol, Emirates officials and prominent members of the community in the UAE.
A large number of community members comprising men, women and children accorded him a grand welcome to their leader at the Masjid al Burhani Complex in Al Ghusais. He also led the afternoon prayer and addressed the gathering emphasising on the importance of education. He advised the community members to rise to the occasion as loyal citizens and engage in nation-building activities through hard work and determination.
Dr. Syedna concluded the visit by praying for world peace, progress and stability.
He praised His Highness Shaikh Mohammed Bin Rashid al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, for his prudent leadership that has led the UAE to achieving great heights and a place of pride among nations of world.

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