Srinagar: Chairman Hurriyat Conference (M), Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Wednesday paid rich tributes to Hazrat Khadijah (RA) on her death anniversary.
Addressing a gathering at Dastgir Sahib Khanyar, Mirwaiz said, “Hazrat Khadijah (RA) was the first to embrace Islam. She is venerated by all Muslims and earned the sobriquet of ‘complete woman’.”
“Our daughters, mothers and sisters should emulate the life of Hazrat Khadijah (RA) and live a religious, pure and honorable life,” Mirwaiz said.
He further told the gathering that Kashmiri nation was standing at a critical juncture and people should show their solidarity and commitment with the cause.
Meanwhile, Mirwaiz has expressed shock and grief over the death of nine people in a road accident at Simthan Top, Kishtwar.
In his message, Mirwaiz prayed for the deceased and for patience to the bereaved families.