Members of the city-based Raza Academy on Friday demanded the demise penalty for 26/11 Mumbai terror assault mastermind Hafiz Saeed.
A Lahore-based Anti Terrorism Court docket on Thursday introduced a 11-year jail time period for Saeed in two terror financing circumstances. The decision comes days earlier than Monetary Motion Process Drive (FATF) has to determine if Pakistan will keep within the ‘grey list’ for failure to curb cash laundering to terror teams. If not eliminated off the record, Pakistan might face extreme financial sanctions.
Alhaj Mohammad Syed Noori, chairperson of Raza Academy mentioned solely a demise penalty will assist unfold consciousness amongst youth to shun the trail that results in ache and struggling in others lives. “Irrespective of what faith a terrorist believes in, he is a terrorist no matter,” Mr. Noori mentioned.
Some protesters additionally mentioned that it is because of Pakistan’s lethargy that it took so lengthy to give you a verdict and that they’re solely appearing on worldwide stress.
The protest was held after the afternoon prayer outdoors Bilal Masjid the place protesters chanted slogans like Hindustan Zindabad, ‘Why only 11 years jail, Saeed must be hanged’, and ‘We believe in the Constitution of India.’
Mohammad Abbas, one other protester mentioned that until Saeed was hanged he was certain that Muslims in India, particularly members of Raza Academy will carry on protesting.
“Saeed who has attacked our nation and killed millions of innocent lives deserves the death sentence,” Mr. Abbas mentioned.
Maulana Moin Miya, member of the Raza Academy mentioned, “Terrorists need to be hanged and the 11 years sentence is very less for someone who is a betrayer of human rights. This is the appeal of our academy.”
Raees Ahmed Razvi, mentioned that if Saeed is just not hanged in Pakistan, the Worldwide Court docket of Justice ought to take issues into its arms.
Razvi Saleem Shehzad, mentioned Saeed was an enemy of everybody, together with Pakistan. “Saeed also helps in funding terrorists inside Pakistan and creating unrest there and it’s neighbouring countries. No innocent man will commit their life to recruiting terrorists and giving them lessons. There is no scope for change in the culprit even after 11 years,” Mr. Shehzaad mentioned.