‘Hajj ritual belongs to all Muslims worldwide’
Sunni Friday Prayer of Sanandaj, Mamousta Amin Rasti in an exclusive interview with Taqrib News Agency (TNA) denounced Saudi rulers for ignoring the absolute right of the Iranians to perform the Hajj rituals preventing Iranian citizens from attending this year’s Hajj pilgrimage stressing the management of Hajj ritual is a public duty.
Pointing the finger of blame on Saudi officials as to deadly stampede during the Hajj pilgrimage rituals in Mina, Sunni Friday Prayer Leader held Saudi ruler’s mismanagement and incompetence as the main factors behind such fatal event occurred in the biggest commemoration of Muslims.
Needless to say, thousands of lives were lost in the deadly 2015 crush during the Hajj rituals in Mina, which outraged Muslims around the globe, and all true religious clerics hold the Saudi government responsible for the deadly human crush.
“Hajj ritual should be performed in a way Muslims’ dignity is preserved,” highlighted Mamousta Amin Rasti extending his hope that Saudis officials team up with other Muslims for the progress of World of Islam.”
Sunni Friday Prayer of Sanandaj underlined Hajj ritual should be advanced in a very secured situation and those hosting the biggest commemoration of Muslims should take the cognizance of all the ordinances and required principles.
Mamousta Amin Rasti underlined Hajj ritual does not belong to one specific country, all the same it goes to all Muslims worldwide, given that Muslims dignity and security should be the main priority during the event.
Sunni cleric demanded KSA rulers to allow Muslim countries to oversee the management of annual Hajj pilgrimage.
Many religious clerics censure the monarchy and its rulers for their mismanagement and incompetence and stressing, Saudi officials turned Mecca to one of the most insecure holy places in the World.