Muhammad bin Qasim Al-Thaqafi (c. 31 December 695–18 July 715) was an Umayyad general who, at the age of 17, began the conquest of the Sindh and Punjab regions along the Indus River (now a part of Pakistan) for the Umayyad Caliphate. He was born & raised in the city of Taif (in modern day Saudi Arabia). Qasim's conquest of Sindh and Punjab laid the foundations of Islamic rule in the Indian subcontinent.
This mosque is named after the name of the Arab conqueror of Sindh, Muhammad Bin Qasim and was built during the Mughal period. Situated on a ridge opposite Pir Patho, Thatha, Sindh, It is not dated, but its style dates to the late 17th century.
Turks were not the first Muslims to invade India. Prior to the coming of Turks the Arab general Muhammad bin Qasim invaded Sindh in the early years of the eighth century. In conformity with the Muslim tradition, the Arabs captured and enslaved Indians in large numbers. Indeed from the days of Muhammad bin Qasim in the