CIRCULAR NO: JMT/167/12
At the 73rd Supreme Council Session held in Arusha in April 2012, the AFED Secretariat presented a Resolution to introduce a Marriage Contract Form for implementation by all Jamaats.
Following the deliberation and upon recommendation by Councillors to allow more time for inputs from the Jamaats in respect of the Marriage Contract Form, it was agreed that an Ad-Hoc Committee be formed to propose a final version of the Marriage Contract Form to be presented at the AFED Conference in April 2013 for further deliberation and adoption.
We are pleased to inform you of the appointment made by the Chairman, Alhaj Anwarali Dharamsi of the following Ad-Hoc Committee Members to carry out the above assignment:
Chairman: Mohamed bhai Dhirani
Vice Chairman: Ahmed bhai Jaffer
Members: Sheikh Murtadha Alidina – Dar-es-Salaam (for religious matters)
Mustafa bhai Chandoo – Dar-es-Salaam (for legal matters)
Ahmed bhai Daya – Moshi
Masuma bai Shahnawaz – Mombasa
Shabbir bhai Walji – Nairobi
Salma bai Merali – Dar es Salaam
Salimali Panjwani – AFED Secretariat support
The main assignment of the Committee shall be as under:
1. To seek opinions from the Jamaats under AFED on the Marriage Contract Form.
2. To look into the religious and legal aspects of the Marriage Contract Form.
3. To prepare a final version of the Marriage Contract Form.
4. To submit a final version of the Marriage Contract Form to the AFED Secretariat by 30th November 2012.