Majlis Newham arranged a Peace Exhibition at Baitul Ahad Mosque, Newham on Saturday 7th February 2015 between 10 am & 4 pm.
Regional Nazim welcomed the guests and Safeer Ahmad Zartasht sahib, Missionary in his opening speech gave a brief introduction of the Jama’at and the Promised Messiah علیہ الصلوٰۃ والسلام. He also condemned the recent terror attacks in France as well as stressed Islam is a peaceful and peace-loving religion and has nothing to do with the terrorist activities being committed in its name. Forty-eight non-Ahmadi guests including Stephen Timms, MP for Newham, local councillors, Church leaders and members of the general public attended the session.
The guests visited the exhibition where display boards, pop-up banners showing various endeavours by Jama’at and translations of The Holy Qur’an in different languages were present. Fazalur Rehman sahib, Regional Amir thanked all the guests who attended the session. At the end, light refreshment was served and the books, Life of Muhammad ﷺ, World Crisis and the Pathway to Peace, together with other Jama’at literature were presented to guests.
Rana Abdul Wadood Khan sahib , Naib Qaid Tabligh, UK attended the event as representative from Markaz. The Newham Recorder also covered the event.