New Delhi, Jan. 23, 2021: Jamaat-e-Islami Hind (JIH) President Syed Sadatullah Husaini here today launched the Hindi monthly and the weekly ‘Kanti’ in a new format, at a ceremony at its HQRS.
Speaking at the launching programme, the JIH President has praised the Kanti’s new look and the latest content. He said, “its main purpose is to convey the thoughts and message of Islam among the people of the country. If articles and contents will be of standard, then it will become more popular. Therefore, special attention needs to be paid on contents. Ample opportunities should be given to new writers, especially to women and youth, in order to highlight social issues. ‘Kanti’ weekly is for Hindi readers and its purpose is the same as that of the Urdu monthly ‘Zindag-i-Nau’ and the ‘Dawat weekly’.” He expressed hope that both the Hindi periodicals would effectively achieve their purposes.
On the occasion, Mr. Abdul Jabbar Siddiqui, Secretary of Dawat Trust, shed light on the the importance and usefulness of the Hindi magazine in the country.
Addressed to the programme, editor of the Kanti Weekly, Mr.Tayyab Ahmad Mirza has affirmed that our effort would be to highlight social and current issues.
Addressing on the occasion, editor of Kanti Monthly Mr.Shibli Arsalan said, “efforts will be made to make it a mouthpiece of Islam.”
Mr. Shafi Madani, Secretary, of Jamaat-e-Islami Hind, has said that these two Hindi magazines would succeed in fulfilling responsibilities.
JIH Vice President S. Ameenul Hassan and other office-bearers and dignitaries were present on the occasion.