JHANG - A book titled ‘100 Year of South Asian Muslims) written by Engineer Mukhtar Hussain Farooqi was launched during a ceremony held at Quran Academy here.

The ceremony was held under the chair of DR Ibsar Ahmed, ex-head of Philosophy Department of Punjab University. Addressing ceremony, speakers said that history is witness during the last 100 years the Muslim of South Asia defeated three super powers and ruled the region. They further said that if the Muslims follow the principles of Quran and Sunnah in all the field of life, they can rule the whole world and can restore their lost status.

They said that the solution to all the problems faced by the world lies in Islamic principles. Dr Sohail Umer Director Iqbal Academy Dewan-e- Iqbal Lahore and Dr Talib Hussain Sial Professor of International Islamic University Islamabad were the special guests.

Dacoits sweep house:  Dacoits looted gold ornaments and cash amounting to Rs50,000 from a house in the remit of Kutwali Police here the other day.

Reportedly, three unidentified armed dacoits entered the house of Ijaz Hussain situated in Mohallah Faridabad and made off with gold ornaments weighing 12 tolas, cash amounting to Rs50,OOO and other valuables.