SRINAGAR: A member of the Mirwaiz family and son of late Moulvi Ghulam Mustafa of Mirwaiz Manzil, Rajouri Kadal, Moulvi Shabir Ahmad, presently residing at Mustafabad, Zainakote HMT passed away after a brief spell of illness at Jammu, a statement is¬sued here said.
It said soon after hearing about Moulvi Shabir’s demise, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq visited the Mustafabad, HMT residence of the deceased and led the Nimaz-e-Jinaza.
Meanwhile, a condolence meeting of the Jammu Kashmir Awami Action Committee (AAC) was held in which the members expressed grief over the demise.
The members while paying tributes to Moulvi Shabir Ahmad said the deceased was a religious and freedom-loving person who dedicated his life for the reso¬lution of Kashmir issue and worked hard toward the right to self determination of Kashmiris.
The meeting also prayed to Almighty Allah for granting Jannat-ul-Firdous to the deceased and forbearance to his entire bereaved family. The congregational Fateh Khawani would be hekd at 11 am on Friday at the deceased’s Mustafabad Zainakote, HMT residence.