Lisbon, 2 June 2015 — Mawlana Hazar Imam arrived in Portugal this afternoon to sign a historic agreement between the Imamat and the Republic of Portugal.

Upon his arrival Mawlana Hazar Imam was received by Pedro Mota Soares, Minister of Solidarity, Labour and Social Security on behalf of the Government of Portugal.

Aitmadi Amirali Bhanji, President of the Ismaili Council for Portugal and AKDN Resident Representative Vazir Nazim Ahmad welcomed Mawlana Hazar Imam on behalf of the Jamat and AKDN institutions.