Express.com.pk January 30, 2013
Lahore daily newspaper Express has reported on the front page that Maulana Tahir ul Qadri welfare file has been closed. as of 5th December 2012, a copy of the letter sent to Abdul Shakoor (also known as Tahir Qadri) from City of Toronto, employment social services states: “your Ontario workers welfare file has been closed due to your visit to Pakistan. You are no longer eligible for assistance because you were no longer a resident of Ontario”. when the reporter contact Canadian embassy in Pakistan, they confirmed Qadri date of birth 19th February 1951, since he hold the dual nationality he has the right to protest. However we are preparing a file containing his interviews and meetings.