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anjuman islamiaThe 1920s saw two ambitious attempts to bring together Dar’s disparate Muslim communities. Anjuman Islamia, founded by Muhammad Omar Abbasi, a Sunni newspaper publisher, was backed chiefly by Punjabi funding and acted as a social welfare body which also sought to coordinate Islamic affairs.

Sadly this 1937 building on Bibi Titi Mohamed Road was demolished in recent weeks.

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