FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Ottawa, ONThe Hon. Andrew Scheer, Leader of the Canada’s Conservatives, issued the following statement:

“Today, Ismaili Muslims in Canada and all across the world celebrate the anniversary of the accession of His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan IV to the Imamat and to the spiritual leadership of the Ismaili community. Part of the Imam’s mission is to strengthen spirituality, eradicate poverty,  and renew people’s commitment to the faith around the world. 

“Ismaili Canadians are known for their generosity and community spirit. We are thankful for their numerous contributions in art, science, business and other spheres of life.

 “On behalf of Canada’s Conservatives, I would like to extend my sincerest wishes to Ismaili Muslims across Canada, and offer my congratulations to His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan IV on the anniversary of his accession as Imam.

 “Khushiali Mubarak!”

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For more information, please contact:

Julie Pham
Julie.Pham@parl.gc.ca
(613) 947-9932