Senior MQI leaders who were in Saudi Arabia to perform Umra reached Lahore. MQI workers received Khurram Nawaz Gandapur, Raja Zahid Mahmood, Allama Rana Nafees Qadri, Hafiz-ur-Rehman Khan, and Naeem-ud-Din Chaudhry Advocate at the Lahore airport. Brig. (r) Iqbal Ahmad Khan and Jawad Hamid had reached Lahore a day before after performing Umra.
Those present at the airport included Shahzad Rasool Chaudhry, Ain-ul-Haq Baghdadi, Arif Chaudhry, Haji Muhammad Ishaq, Raja Shaukat Mahmood, Engr. Muhammad Asif, Abdul Hafeez Chaudhry, Shahbaz Tahir, Mansha Mughal, Shabbir Ahmad, Dr Qashir Rafique, Aurangzeb Khan, Arif Tahir and others.