President Mamnoon Hussain has said that Muslim Ummah would have to act in unison to counter the misguided elements spreading bloodshed in the name of Islam.
The President was talking to Grand Mufti of the Sultanate of Oman Sheikh Ahmad Bin Hamad Al-Khalili who called on him along with a delegation at Aiwan-e-Sadr on Wednesday. The President stated that Muslim countries should gather at one platform in reviving the true image and glory of Islam.
The President said that Pakistan enjoys close brotherly relations with Oman. He stated that Pakistani diaspora in Oman is playing the role of a bridge between the two countries. The President noted that Pakistanis are also serving in the army and police force of Oman which indicates the excellent relations between the two countries.
Grand Mufti of the Sultanate of Oman Sheikh Ahmad Bin Hamad Al-Khalili said that the whole Muslim Ummah stands by Pakistan in latter’s fight against extremism and terrorism. He stated that the media has given the terrorist organization, Daish, the name of Islamic State, which is incorrect.
On the occasion, the President also prayed for the early recovery of Sultan Qaboos bin Said.