THE HOLY QURAN
To ensure Error free printing of the Holy Quran, an Act namely “The Publication of the Holy Quran (Elimination of Printing and Recording Errors) Act, 1973” was passed by the Federal Government and rules there under were also framed. After 18th amendment in the constitution of Pakistan, Provinces are now empowered to legislate in their areas respectively. Federal Government can now legislate only for Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT). In this regard Federal Minister for Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony held various meetings with Provincial Ministers / Secretaries to discuss enforcement of Quran Act at the Federal and Provincial level. In compliance of decisions all Provincial Governments enacted Quran Acts in their areas respectively. Ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony also prepared an official bill “The Publication of the Holy Quran (Elimination of Printing and Recording Errors) (Amendment) Act, 2023” for amendment in the exsisting Quran Act 1973 and was introduced in National Assembly after completion of all codal formalities which has been now passed from Parliament.
STANDARD COPY OF HOLY QURAN
Standard version of the Holy Quran for error free printing publishing of the Holy Qruan, the Ministry of Religious Affairs & Interfaith Harmony in consultation with all Provincial Government including Gilgit Baltistan and AJK, a Holy Quran Published by Anjuman Hamayat-e-Islam published in April 2016, has been declared the eidition of the Holy Quran for the whole country. All publishder printers are bound to compliance the Holy Quran with standard version for error free printing/publishing of Holy Quran.