Haleem Feasting "Dawat-e-Haleem" by MSRC and MQM Canada (GTA)
Communication & Media Cell; Toronto, December 26th, 2011;

Haleem is more than a thousand year-old dish that has transcended several frontiers and cultures exclusively in the Muslim world. It is a common tradition of MQM to tribute martyrs of Karbala and the martyrs of the movement by organizing prayers events and serving Haleem during the month of Moharram. Haleem feasting tradition was first started by MQM leader Altaf Hussain from MQM headquarter Ninezero on small scale but now it has become highly followed MQMs culture all over the world whereever MQM workers exists. Following the deeds of their leader, MQM units/wings around the world organize prayer events with Haleem feasting to keep this tradition alive.

In continuation to the party's tradition, a Haleem feasting was organized on December 26th, 2011 by MSRC Canada in collaboration with MQM GTA Chapter in Toronto Canada. Large number of workers, supporters and office-bearers of MSRC and MQM Canada (GTA) attended and enjoyed the social gathering.

Central Organizer, MQM Canada, Iqbal Qamar in his address highlighted the history of Haleem feasting tradition of MQM and its popularity. He also updated about the progress of registration process of non political wings working under the MQM Canada. In-charge MSRC and Member COC Iqbal Bahadur Khan thanked all the attendees for their presence and informed that the committee is planning to organize this event on a larger scale next year.

Event culminated with dinner and Dua for martyrs of Karbala, martyrs of the movement and the health of Quaid e Tehreek Altaf Hussain.