MIRANSHAH: A meeting of 300 eminent religious scholars and Ulema have unanimously agreed and pronounced condemning all forms of terrorists’ activities in North Waziristan Agency and issued stern warning to terrorists about serious consequences.

"Whosoever kills a human being for other than manslaughter or corruption in the earth, it shall be as if he had killed all mankind, and whosoever saves the life of one, it shall be as if he had saved the life of all mankind." Al-Qur'an 5:32

The Ulema declared suicide attacks as Haram in Islam and strongly condemned all those involved in recruiting and training of suicide bombers.

A meeting of the prominent Ulema of North Waziristan Agency was held in Madrassah Nizamia at Eidak in Mir Ali Tehsil, which is a leading and respected Madrassah in the entire North Waziristan Agency on June 13.

The meeting warned all foreigners to stop their violent activities as they can only live in the North Waziristan Agency peacefully under the local customs. The meeting ruled that no one can call another ‘Kafir or Munafiq’ based on whatever beliefs or virtues in North Waziristan Agency.At the backdrop of security environment in the country in general and the North Waziristan Agency in particular, such pronouncement by all encompassing and respected Ulema of the North Waziristan Agency is historic, far reaching and very significant, said observers.

Source: The News, Tribune