The Ruler of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has renamed a city as ‘Hind City’. The name of this locality was earlier Al Minhad. At present, the reason for changing its name is not clear.
New Delhi: You must also be shocked to hear the Indian name in the Muslim country UAE. but it’s true. Ruler of Dubai, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has named an area in his area as ‘Hind City’. Earlier the name of this place was ‘Mihand’. This order was given on 29 January.
According to the information, this area is divided into 4 zones from Hind-1 to Hind-4 and this city is spread over an area of 83.9 square kilometers. The great thing is that when Indians came to know about this news, some people claimed on social media that the name of Dubai district has been changed to acknowledge the contribution of Indians. However, it is worth noting that at present no official reason has been given for changing the name of this city.
You will be surprised to know that ‘Hind’ has many meanings in Arabic and it is also an old Arabic name. Apart from this, the interesting thing is that the name of Sheikh Mohammed’s first wife is also ‘Hind’. The full name of Sheikh Mohammed’s first wife is Hind bint Maktoum Al Maktoum. Sheikh Mohammed married her on 26 April 1979 in a grand ceremony. The couple had 12 children, including Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, Crown Prince and next in line for the Crown of Dubai