Qatar told India no invitation was sent to Zakir Naik for FIFA World Cup, says MEA

Arindam Bagchi, spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MEA), said on Thursday that Qatar has told India that Zakir Naik has not been invited to participate in the ongoing 2022 FIFA World Cup, ANI news agency reported. Naik, a controversial Islamic preacher and Indian fugitive, is said to have been invited by Qatar to … Read more

BJP leader calls for World Cup boycott over invitation to fugitive Zakir Naik

The Ministry of Interior has declared the Islamic Research Foundation founded by Zakir Naik an illegal association. (File) Panaji (Goa): Following Qatar’s invitation to controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik to the FIFA World Cup, BJP spokesperson Savio Rodrigues today appealed to the government, Indian football associations and Indians who traveled to the host country to … Read more