LIVE: Announcement from Okhla mosque: An announcement has been made from a local mosque in Okhla just now, according to residents. It is understood that a few minutes ago, the imam of the Charminar mosque announced about a missing child.
“A boy named Faizan who is three-year-old has gone missing. He is wearing blue shirt and yellow trouser and whoever finds him should bring him to Charminar mosque located in Abul Fazal Enclave,” announced the imam from the mosque.
This is not for the first time that such an announcement has been made form a mosque. Earlier too mosque is used in the locality to inform residents about important events.
Moreover at times when children go missing many parents approach mosque requesting imams to make announcement so that residents could be informed instantly and alerted.
In many cases it has been found that announcement has turned out to be helpful in finding out at least missing child. However, there has been debate in society whether such announcement should be made from mosque. Majority of the people think that there is nothing wrong in making announcement from mosque in situation to help residents at least to find missing children, said residents in the locality.