KARACHI - Members of Muttahida Benul Muslimeen Forum (MBMF) on Thursday announced the names of the office-bearers and members of the central committee of the forum comprising religious scholars of various schools of thought.Addressing a press conference at Karachi Press Club, noted religious scholar Maulana Tanveerul Haq Thanvi, who was named as the president of newly-established MBMF, said that sectarian killings in different parts of the country were a well-planned conspiracy against the sovereignty of Pakistan.He claimed that some elements are provoking the sectarian differences among the religious schools to fulfil their vested agenda and criticised the criminal silence of the government, security agencies and law enforcement agencies on the killings of innocent people from Gilgit to Karachi.Maulana Tanveerul Haq Thanvi said that sectarian violence has gripped the entire country especially Balochistan, Quetta, Parachinar, Dera Ismail Khan, Parachinar and Karachi, saying that not a single holy place and shrines was safe from the extremist elements in the country.He maintained that all the religious school of thoughts are living their lives everywhere in the world including Western countries peacefully with their same beliefs and questioned that why the sectarian killings were witnessed in Pakistan in the name of Shia and Sunni. Maulana Thanvi said that Qauid-e-Azam was a Shia Muslim belonging to Khoja Jammaat but he struggled for all the Muslims not for a particular sect, for a homeland where all the Muslim school of thoughts and minorities will perform their religious worships freely.He said that sectarian killings and worst law and order situation of the country were badly affecting the economical activities of Pakistan, saying that the business community of the Karachi has been shifting their investments and business aboard.He said this was the reason that MQM Chief Altaf Hussain has taken the decision of the formation of a forum of clerics of all religious schools of thoughts to promote sectarian harmony, tolerance and brotherhood to foil the conspiracy of sectarian violence in the country. He announced that names of Central Committee of MBMF including Maulana Tanveerul Haq Thanvi (President), Ameer Abudllah Farooqi, Allama Abbas Kumaili, Hafiz Jameel Rathor, and Hafiz Salfi (senior vice-presidents of the Forum), Maulana Shah Ferozuddin Rehmani, secretary general, Maulana Asad Deobandi, Amir Mohammadi, Allama Mirza Yousuf Hussain, Maulana Aon Naqvi, Allama Hashim Moosavi, Allama Haider Alvi, Mufti Abdul Razzaq and others are selected as vice presidents of the forum..Earlier, members of MBMF staged a protest demonstration outside the press club against the rising incidents of target killing, religious extremism and terrorism in the country.