News of His HolinessSyedna Mufaddal Saifuddin Appreciates Dahod’s Smart City Plan

Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin Appreciates Dahod’s Smart City Plan

The leader of the Dawoodi Bohra community, His Holiness Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin addressed over 20,000 community members gathered in Dahod, Gujarat, to commemorate the death anniversary of Imam Hasan, grandson of the Prophet Muhammad, on September 13, 2023.

In his sermon conducted at Najmi Masjid, Syedna expounded upon the name and characteristics of  Dahod, the city’s cultural heritage and its location on the banks of the Dudhimati River. He emphasised the importance of truth, honesty and moral values which form the foundation of a prosperous city.

During the sermon, Syedna Saifuddin also enumerated the key components of a Smart City and expressed his appreciation for the work carried out by government bodies and local authorities in working towards transforming Dahod into a model Smart City.

Syedna arrived in Dahod on Monday, 11th September from Lunawada. During his visit, he inaugurated Imadi Masjid and Husaini Masjid in Dahod. He is also meeting with community members and visiting their houses to inquire after their well-being.

The Dawoodi Bohra community has a history in Dahod that dates back several centuries. Over 18,000 Dawoodi Bohra members live in various neighbourhoods of Dahod and make significant contributions to socio-economic development. Trade and commerce play a vital role in their lives and many are engaged in agricultural tools, grains and textile businesses.