Mumbai: A Press conference was organised by Raza Academy against the opening of cinema houses in Saudi Arabia, destruction in Syria, atrocities against oppressed defenceless Palestinians. Maulana Eijaz Kashmiri and Maulana Valiullah Sharifi expressed their opinions.
On the occasion, it was announced to observe April 18 as black day when the Cinema house in Saudi Arabia is being opened with an American film, ‘Black Panther’.
Meanwhile, Raza Academy issued a press statement demanding a ban of its airspace for Israel. Saudi Arabia’s grand mufti and imam of Harmain Sharifain was requested to stop Saudi authorities from opening the cinema house by invoking fear of Allah.
Besides authorities of all schools of thought, including Deoband, Jamat-e-Islami, Jamiat Ahle-e-Hadeeth, All India Muslim Personal Law Board, Tableeghi Jamat and Jamiat Ulama were appealed to report their protest with Saudi Arabia against the opening of Cinema house.