In Kazan opens a Congress of Muslims of Tatarstan


RIA Novosti

Congress of Muslims of Tatarstan opens April 17 in Kazan. As reported in the press service of the Spiritual administration of Muslims (DUM) of the Republic, during the Congress the new mufti of Tatarstan.

“For the first time in the history of the congresses of the Spiritual administration of Muslims of Tatarstan, the number of delegates each mukhtasibat (joint parish – approx. TASS) was determined independently, with no restrictive quotas. Thus, the mufti of Tatarstan, his first Deputy and chief Kaza (Muslim judge – approx. TASS) will choose the largest number of delegates in the history of DOOM,” – said the press service.

In addition, during the Congress and will discuss the problems that exist in parishes, mosques and religious institutions of Tatarstan. It is planned that the Congress will be attended by President of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov.

Date of Congress and candidates who will participate in the elections, set on February 16 during the plenary session of DOOM. For the position of mufti was nominated by Kamil Hazrat Samigullin, the current mufti, as chief Kasia – Jalil Hazrat Fazlyev (current cazy), the position of first Deputy mufti nominated two candidates – Cathy the North-West region of the Republic of Tatarstan Rustem Hazrat Valiullin and Imam hatyb mosque “Kul Sharif” Ilfar Hazrat Hasanov.