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Waseem Rizvi

‘Madrasas promote ISIS ideology, shut them’: UP Shia board chief to PM Modi

UP Shia Board chief said Muslim children should study with students of other religions in schools to get better education.

22 Jan 2019 12:25 PM

Shia Waqf Board chief Wasim ‘ex-communicated’ from Islam

Kalbe Jawad ‘ousts’ Rizvi for offering Babri land for temple.

02 Sep 2018 1:44 AM

Chant 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' on Independence Day else face action: Muslim board orders

Uttar Pradesh Shia Waqf Board has made it mandatory to recite 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' slogan during Independence Day programmes.

13 Aug 2018 11:12 AM

Mob killings will end if people stop eating cow meat: RSS leader

UP Shia Waqf Board chief Waseem Rizvi supported RSS leader Indresh Kumar and said Muslims should stop eating beef.

24 Jul 2018 1:48 PM

Three held for plotting to kill UP Shia Waqf Board chief

Earlier, he had also expressed support in building of the Ram Temple in Ayodhya.

14 Apr 2018 5:53 AM


Shia chief fears threat to life

Mr Rizvi, meanwhile, explained that he had requested Mr Modi and Yogi Adityanath to ban only those madarasas that are funded by foreign countries.

14 Jan 2018 6:11 AM

Furore over Shia board chief’s madrasa remark

A senior member of the All-India Muslim Personal Law Board, termed Mr Rizvi’s statement as the ‘biggest joke of the century’.

10 Jan 2018 2:31 AM