PESHAWAR, 26 April: Imam-e-Kaaba Sheikh Khalid al-Ghamidi has said that the protection of Haramain Sharifain is the duty of each and every Muslim.
Addressing Tahafuzz-e-Haramain Sharifain Conference in Lahore, he said that the people of Saudi Arabia consider Pakistan their second home and he will never forget the warm welcome he was extended in Pakistan. He added that Pakistan and Saudi Arabia are united both in war and peace. Pakistan is the centre of religious schools this is why it can rightly be called the centre of learning, he remarked.
Talking on the occasion, Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif said that Saudi Arabia always extended a helping hand to Pakistan in testing times. Both the countries, he added, have spiritual relations and Pakistan will always stand shoulder to shoulder with Saudi Arabia. The Imam-e-Kaaba is on an official visit to Pakistan for the last four days.