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New Delhi: Bollywood’s famous lyricist Javed Akhtar has given a big statement about the Azaan on the loudspeaker. He called Azaan wrong on loudspeakers. He said that this causes trouble for other people. Therefore, the azaan on the loudspeaker should be stopped.
Javed Akhtar in the tweet said, “In India, for almost 50 yrs Azaan on the loudspeaker was HARAAM Then it became HaLAAL n so halaal that there is no end to it but there should be an end to it Azaan is fine but loudspeaker does cause of discomfort for others I hope that at least this time they will do it themselves”
This tweet of Javed Akhtar remains a topic of discussion on social media. Many people are supporting this point of Javed Akhtar. At the same time, many people are criticizing him. People say that they should not speak on this issue. People of all religions use loudspeakers at religious places.
In India for almost 50 yrs Azaan on the loud speak was HARAAM Then it became HaLAAL n so halaal that there is no end to it but there should be an end to it Azaan is fine but loud speaker does cause of discomfort for others I hope that atleast this time they will do it themselves— Javed Akhtar (@Javedakhtarjadu) May 9, 2020
Back in 2017, Sonu Nigam tweeted for the ban of Azaan on loudspeaker he said, “God bless everyone. I’m not a Muslim and I have to be woken up by the Azaan in the morning. When will this forced religiousness end in India”