IMM President Ekrem İmamoğluHe broke the fast with 7 thousand people on the 12th of the 'Beylikdüzü Good Iftar Dinner', which was started during his term of office. Speaking at the iftar he attended with his parents, İmamoğlu said, "May Allah help those who think evil against us with slander and conspiracy, even in the Night of Power, even in Ramadan. A person who thinks well and walks his life with righteousness will never be destroyed. I have never thought badly of anyone, nor will I. On the Night of Power, I pray that mothers, fathers and people who were separated from their children with injustice and unlawfulness, and who were forced to leave, return to their homes as soon as possible with law and justice.
Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (IMM) President Ekrem İmamoğlu, in the blessed Night of Power, organized by Beylikdüzü Municipality “7. He attended the Traditional Beylikdüzü Good Iftar Dinner. The iftar, attended by approximately 12 thousand people, was held in “Pazaristanbul” in Cumhuriyet Mahallesi. İmamoğlu, who opened his fast with his mother Hava İmamoğlu and his father Hasan İmamoğlu at the same table, made a speech after iftar. Good thoughts in Ramadan kazanİmamoğlu stated that he wished them to stay away and said, “May evil and bad thoughts be far from our home, around and around us.” Expressing that he has very good memories with the people of Beylikdüzü, İmamoğlu said, “I have been enjoying the great pleasure of living in this city for 32 years, existing in this city, growing up with the children, feeding on the conscience of the ladies and gentlemen here. Wherever I am, I am incredibly fed by Istanbul, your love, your attention. May Allah never leave me your beautiful love, beautiful sharing, beautiful feelings and your warm heart that is always with me. I express that I love you all very much.
“I AM TRYING TO SPREAD THE SPIRIT OF BEYLIKDUZU TO WHOLE ISTANBUL”
Saying, "We built a love together in Beylikdüzü," İmamoğlu said:
“In Beylikdüzü, regardless of anyone's lifestyle or political understanding, we created a very special sense of neighborliness, fellow countryman, and urbanity. Do you know what I'm doing now? I am trying to spread the same spirit, that Beylikdüzü spirit, to the whole of Istanbul, just as I spent a good time with you. We shared our painful days with you. We shared our happiness with you. Together with you, we experienced our religious holidays in the most sensitive way. Together with you, we celebrated our national holidays with unprecedented enthusiasm. Together with you, we have reached the peak of sharing in the month of Ramadan. No one will be starving in this city. In this city, no one will help in a way that no hand has seen. It is precisely with this understanding that we have established an enormous bridge of conscience in Beylikdüzü. 7 years ago, we all started the 'Good Iftar Table' in Beylikdüzü. On the Night of Power, we were proud and honored to break our fast with thousands of our fellow citizens. He would never have the heart to leave you alone this evening. It is a great pleasure for me that Mehmet Murat Çalık President continues the tradition we started 7 years ago. I am at your table for him. May Allah accept our fasts."
“May GOD BRING BEAUTIFUL TO THE HEARTS OF THOSE WHO HAVE BAD THOUGHTS”
Saying, "May Allah help those who think evil against us with slander and plot even in the Night of Power, even in the month of Ramadan," İmamoğlu said, "I pray for them as well. Whoever has bad thoughts in this country, God bless their hearts. I hope those bad thoughts leave their bodies as well. I have neither hated nor offended anyone in my entire life. I'm not offended now. I've never had a feeling of hatred. I only grieve, pity and pray for them. What do I believe? A person who thinks well and walks his life with righteousness will never be destroyed. I have never thought badly of anyone, nor will I. On the Night of Power, I pray for the mothers, fathers and people who were separated from their children due to injustice and unlawfulness, and who were forced to leave, to return to their homes as soon as possible with law and justice.
“THEY BANNED IN BEYLIKDUZU; WE ARE ALSO IMM KAZANSTEEP"
Referring to the difficulties encountered during the previous IMM administration during the construction of the area where they held the fast-breaking meal, İmamoğlu said, “It was started, it was stopped. It was started, it was given to the court. It was started, the project was cancelled. It's not enough; The Metropolitan Municipality came and tried to seize the construction site of this place. What did we do? We went and we had to take the Metropolitan Municipality. At the end of the day, with the help of the public, in cooperation with the citizens, without a lira out of the public's pocket, 100 million lira real estate and this beautiful facility can be transferred to Beylikdüzü. kazanWe have been instrumental in making it happen,” he said. “On the Night of Power, the prayers of good people are accepted. My beautiful mother, my beautiful father is here. In their presence, I will receive their halalness and pray," said İmamoğlu, and his prayer was as follows:
SHARE HIS PRAYER WITH HIS CITIZENS
“My God; Do not embarrass me to my mother or father. Do not embarrass me to the people of Beylikdüzü. Do not embarrass me to the land where I was born, the land where I was fed, this beautiful country, this nation. my God; Grant abundance and prosperity to everyone's home. O Lord, enable the children of this beautiful nation to embark on a journey towards a good future, good jobs and good opportunities with good education. my God; Grant a very good future to the young people of the beautiful nation. Grant the youth of this beautiful nation to build beautiful homes. Contribute to these beautiful people to be blessed with a better future, a more just country and country. Protect us from evil people, O Lord. Protect us from those with bad hearts, O Lord. Grant goodness to the hearts of bad people. May their hearts have good thoughts like ours. I beg you, my God; help them too. my God; May the month of Ramadan be filled with abundance and blessings. No one should be tested with poverty or poverty. We wish the patients good health. Help them find healing, O Lord. We commemorate our martyrs who gave us this country with mercy and gratitude. Grant us, O Lord, to be a state worthy of Veteran Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, who founded this country, his comrades in arms, our veteran grandfathers and veteran grandmothers.”
ÇALIK: “WE ARE AT THE MOST CROWDED IFTAR TABLE OF ISTANBUL”
Saying "Happy Night of Power" to the citizens, İmamoğlu recited Surah Fatiha with those who attended the iftar. Beylikdüzü Mayor Mehmet Murat Çalık also said in his speech, “Due to the pandemic, we could not get together at crowded iftar tables in Ramadan for two years in a row. We still cannot say that we have completely overcome the pandemic, but we have left behind the days when it was heavy. In this way, after a two-year hiatus, we are experiencing the happiness of being together again at the most crowded iftar table in Istanbul this year. We established the 'Good Iftar Dinner' for the first time in Beylikdüzü 8 years ago with our President Ekrem. To this day, we continue this tradition. I would like to thank all my friends who contributed and all my neighbors who accepted our invitation.” CHP MPs Turan Aydoğan and Özgür Karabat and CHP İBB Group Deputy Chairman Doğan Subaşı also attended the big iftar.