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President meets Dawoodi Bohra Leader

04 Mar 2024 - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}      

  • Bohra Conference scheduled to take place near the Bambalapitiya Bohra mosque later this year

President Ranil Wickremesinghe welcomed His Holiness Dr. Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin Saheb, Spiritual Leader of the Dawoodi Bohra Community, at the official residence of the President yesterday.   
With a global presence of approximately one million adherents spanning countries such as India, Pakistan, the USA, the UK, Canada, Sri Lanka and Australia, the Dawoodi Bohra community holds considerable cultural and religious significance.   
During the meeting, characterized by warmth and cordiality, Dr. Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin Saheb commended President Wickremesinghe’s economic endeavours for Sri Lanka.   He also brought attention to the upcoming Bohra Conference slated to convene near the Bambalapitiya Bohra mosque later this year.   
In a gesture of goodwill, a meticulously compiled book showcasing the Bohra community’s diverse programmes and religious services over the past four years was presented to President Wickremesinghe.