Shahi Imam Punjab said that the prayers of all the mosques of the city and the state would contribute for the construction of the grand building of this college. Ahrar Foundation (NGO) has been established to run this work smoothly.
The Muslim society of Ludhiana will establish Habib Girls College. This decision was taken in a meeting of the heads of various mosques and office bearers of social organizations convened on Sunday night at the historic Jama Masjid. Shahi Imam Punjab Maulana Mohammad Usman Rahmani Ludhianvi said that this college was the dream of late Shahi Imam Punjab Maulana Habib ur Rehman Sani Ludhianvi, so this institute has been dedicated to him.
Shahi Imam Maulana Mohammad Usman Rahmani Ludhianvi told in a press conference that the space for Habib Girls College in Ludhiana has been taken and the college will start as soon as the design of the campus is finalized. The foundation ceremony of the college will be held on September 10. The Shahi Imam said that this would be a general college, in which the needy daughters of all religions would be given free education.
In response to a question, he said that in this college Muslim daughters will have the freedom to study with hijab, Sikh daughters with dastar and Hindu daughters with tilak. No restriction will be imposed on any daughter regarding the dress. He said that all degree courses including MA and BA would be conducted in Habib Girls College. Shahi Imam said that the prayers of all the mosques of the city and the state would contribute to make the grand building of this college. Ahrar Foundation (NGO) has been established to run this work smoothly. Shahi Imam informed that an advisory board based on intellectuals, industrialists, bureaucrats and religious scholars is being formed for the guidance of Habib Girls College. The hostel of the college will be built simultaneously so that the daughters of minority community from all the cities of Punjab can stay here and get education.