Sahibzada Hamid Raza

Posted on December 20, 2014

Name : Sahibzada Hamid Raza

Designation : Chairman Sunni Ittehad Council

Profession : Politician

Political Affiliation : Sunni Ittehad Council

Career : Sahibzada Hamid Raza is the chairman of Sunni Ittehad Council (F)The Sunni Ittehad Council is an Islamic political party in Pakistan which claims to represent about 160 million Pakistani followers of the moderate Barelvi school of Sunni Islam. Member parties of the Sunni Ittehad Council includes the Aalmi Tanzeem Ahle Sunnat of Pir Afzal Qadri (of Gujrat) and Jamiat Ulema e Pakistan – Sawad e Azam of Sayyid Mahfooz Shah Sahib Mashadi Division.Due to some political divisions, the Sunni Ittehad Council broke into two. One faction, led by Sayyid Muhammad Mahfooz Shah Sahib of Bhikki Shareef, declared that Sahibzada Fazal e Kareem and Haji Hanif Tayyab had been removed from their positions due to attempting to create an alliance with the Pakistan Muslim League Q without the prior permission of the member parties of the Sunni Ittehad Council, along with a host of other allegations.Sahibzada Fazal e Kareem therefore established a SIC-F while Sayyid Mahfzooz Shah Sahib made a SIC-Mashadi. Fazal e Kareem later passed away and the leadership of the SIC-F was given to Sahibzada Hamid Raza.