LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday went to Aastana Aliya Sial Sharif in Sargodha and held meeting with Sajadanasheen Pir Hamid-ud-Din Sialvi.
According to a handout, after the meeting, he talked with the media along with Pir Hamid-ud-Din Sialvi and said that agitation movement had been scrapped by Sialvi Sahib upon his request, however, peaceful Seerat-ul-Nabi (Peace Be Upon Him) and Khatam-e-Nabuwaat (Peace Be Upon Him) conferences would be held and every Muslim should take part in them.
He said that finality of the Prophethood (Peace Be Upon Him) is the fundamental part of our faith and our religious belief is incomplete without it.
“We all have fullest and unwavering trust and faith over the finality of the Prophethood (Peace Be Upon Him). Qadyanis are outside the ambit of Islam and there is no other opinion about it. The Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan is also very clear about it,” he added.
The chief minister said that he had come to Sial Sharifto meet with Pir Hamid-ud-Din Sialvi. He said that a committee had been constituted to deal with all the issues and matters and the maiden session of this committee would be held in Lahore next week.
Replying to a question, the Chief Minister said that he was eager to come here, however, everything was scheduled.
Replying to another question, the chief minister saidthat he had an affectionate relationship with Pir Hamid-ud-Din Sialvi which was based on love and kindness. “However, some political opponents and religious segments tried to create differences between us. Upon my request, Pir Hamid-ud-Din Sialvi has announced to cancel the agitation movement”, he added.
Replying to another question, Shehbaz Sharif said that the resignations were now withdrawn. He said that he and his family had a long-lasting relationship with the family of Sial Sharif and the religious services of Sial Sharif were unforgettable.
Earlier, meeting was held between Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif and Pir Hamid-ud-Din Sialvi in which it was agreed upon to constitute a committee for dealing with all the matters.
Talking on the occasion, the chief minister said the PML-N government had resolute conviction over the belief of finality of Prophethood (Peace Be Upon Him). “We have expressed our heartfelt attachment with the belief of finality of Prophethood (Peace Be Upon Him) at every occasion. It is the fundamental part of our religious faith and every Muslim is ready to sacrifice his life for the cause of Namoos-e- Rasalat (Peace Be Upon Him),”he added.
Ghulam Bibi Barwana, Maulana Rehmat Ullah, Nizam-ud-Din Sialvi and other personalities were also present on the occasion.