'Invitation' to Zakir Naik for FIFA World Cup, India raises issue in front of Qatar
India has taken up with Qatar the issue of inviting Zakir Naik to the FIFA World Cup. Earlier, when Union Minister Hardeep Puri was questioned about this, he said I am sure India will definitely raise this issue.
Controversial Islamic preacher and fugitive Zakir Naik are reported to have been invited to the FIFA World Cup, which is being held in Qatar. India has talked to Qatar on this issue. Foreign Ministry spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said that the issue of Zakir Naik's presence in the ongoing FIFA World Cup in Doha has been taken up with Qatar. Earlier, when the news of Zakir Naik being invited to the FIFA World Cup came, BJP spokesperson Savio Rodrigues raised the issue and expressed his displeasure and demanded a boycott of the FIFA World Cup.
Along with this, on Wednesday, Union Minister Hardeep Puri was questioned about this, he said that I am sure India will definitely raise this issue, but the thing is that he is a Malaysian citizen and if he was invited elsewhere If so, did they know about it? I have no knowledge of this. I have access to as much information as you have.