All India Muslim Conference 1928-29

All India Muslim Conference 1928-29

The image has group photo taken at the proceedings of the All India Muslim Conference held at Delhi between the dates of 31st December 1928 and 1st January 1929.

The conference was held under the Presidentship of Sir Sultan Mohamed Shah (Aga Khan III) with Fazal Rahimtoola being its Secretary.

Representatives from across India including Assam, Bengal, Bombay, Central Provinces, Delhi, Madras, NWFP, Sindh, United Provinces and groups such as the Qadianis, Khilafatists others were present on the occasion.

Community representation at the meeting including the likes of Sir Ibrahim Rahimtoola (Bombay), Hoosenally Rahimtoola (Bombay) and Ali Mahomed Chunara (Bombay).

Ali Mohamed Chunara was also Editor of the ‘Ismaili’, a noted community publication of the time.

Source: Report of the All-India Muslim Conference held at Delhi 1928-29, by Hafiz-ur-Rehman of ‘Aligarh Mail’, Printed by Aligarh Printing Works

via Bombay Reporter

Author: ismailimail

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