The New Zealand Parliament on Tuesday held a special session with recitations from the Quran in solidarity with the Muslim community after the Christchurch massacre that left 50 people dead and several injured.
Today Imam Nizam ul haq Thanvi opened @NZParliament with a prayer. The procession into the house was made up of faith leaders, plus the Deputy Speaker and one of the Assistant Speakers. As-salamu alaikum, peace be upon you. pic.twitter.com/aWCKuHls6O— Trevor Mallard (@SpeakerTrevor) March 19, 2019
New Zealand Speaker of the House of Representatives Trevor Mallard walks with Imam Imam Nizam ul haq Thanvi. (twitter)