Mufti Taqi Usmani has been elected president of Wafaq-ul-Madaris unopposed.
The office of the president of Wafaq-ul-Madaris-ul-Arabia had been vacant after the demise of Dr. Abdul Razzaq Iskander.
Mufti Usmani’s name was suggested for the post by Jamiat Ulma-e-Islam (Fazl) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman.
Mufti Taqi Usmani has been elected head of the Wafaq-ul-Madaris-ul-Arabia unopposed during its central election committee meeting held at Jamia Ashrafia in Lahore on Sunday.
Religious scholars from all over the country attended the meeting.
While Maulana Anwar-ul-Haq of Jamia Haqqani Akora Khattak has been elected Vice President.
Mufti Taqi Usmani is a renowned religious scholar and is also the superintendent of Darul Uloom Korangi.
Mufti Taqi Usmani is also the author of several books.