Lucknow, 10 May: City Montessori School, Kanpur Road Campus organized an online Roza Iftar on the occasion of the holy Ramadan month today in which eminent personalities from Kuwait, Canada, USA, Turkey, Saudi Arabia, Dubai, Albania, Bangladesh, Palestine, Abu Dhabi, Riyadh and India gathered on the Zoom platform and prayed for peace in the world. They also gave a message of unity and peace to the world community. Mr Salem Salman Humoud Al Sabah, ATC Manager, Corporate Planning Group, Kuwait, joined the Roza-Iftar as the Chief Guest while Imam Tariq Rasheed, Director and Imam, Islamic Centre of Orlando, Canada, presided over the congregation. The other eminent personalities who graced the occasion with their virtual presence were Prof Syed Ali from John Hopkins University, USA; Prof Hayal Koksal, TQM expert, Turkey; Mr Musaid Nair and Mr Muaadh Nair from Sri Lanka; Mohd Raqeeb Khan and Mr Hameed Ali from Saudi Arabia; Mr Abdullah Khan from Dubai; Mr Shamsuddin Ahmed Talukder, Ms Celina Khatun, Mr Nasir Uddin and Sheikh Abu Taleb from Bangladesh; Mr Munther Mohammed Zyuod from Palestine; Mrs Suraiya Farhat and Mr Afzal Ahmad from Abu Dhabi and Mr Hesham Abdo from Riyadh.
Addressing the participants on this occasion, Chief Guest, Mr Salem Salman Humoud Al Sabah, ATC Manager, Corporate Planning Group, Kuwait said that the month of Ramadan is Allah's most beloved month. During this month Allah blesses Muslims with his choicest of blessings and the gates of heaven are open for all. This is the month when we must necessarily worship, give charity, help others, be kind to others and abstain from every unlawful and disliked act. Presiding over the online congregation, Imam Tariq Rasheed, Director and Imam, Islamic Centre of Orlando, Canada, said that this Roza-Iftar of CMS showcases the spirit of unity, friendship and social harmony that every religion preaches.