Moazzan of mosque injured by knives

Moazzan of mosque injured by knives

New York City : NY : USA | Dec 03, 2012 at 4:02 AM PST
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A terrorist has injured an Imam masjid by knives in New York which has created terror among the locals. In the area of Queens in New York, an Afghan born immigrant Ahmad Waish who is imam of Masjid Al Saleheen told that when the moazzan Ahmed was entering the mosque to recite Azan for namaz Fajar at 4 am, a stranger came to him and asked if he was a muslim. According to moazzan Ahmed he said “yes” after which the stranger attacked him with his knife and Ahmed was seriously injured. According to Ahmad Waish, the terrorist hit him 5 times but he is now out of danger. Ahmad Waish has said in the presence of witnesses that the terrorist was a white man. The police have reached the location immediately and a police car is standing beside the mosque permanently but still no one has been arrested. Police has issued the layout of the possible suspect. The locals said that there is an air of terror among the locals after this incident. Imam masjid Ahmad Waish has appealed Muslim community to stay calm and said, while showing faith in police that Muslims should not do any such act which would serve as a disgrace to Muslims. On the other hand, commissioner Ramond Kelly, head of New York police has said that they are in search of this serial killer.

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Moazzan of mosque injured by knives
Moazzan of mosque injured by knives.
tahera is based in Karāchi, Sind, Pakistan, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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