SRINAGAR: On the directions of Awami Action Committee (AAC) patron Mirwaiz Muhammad Umar Farooq, a delegation comprising Mushtaq Ahmed Sofi, Peer Ghulam Nabi, Farooq Ahmed Saudagar and others visited the house of deceased AAC Halqa president for Khankah-e-Moula Shamswari, Farooq Ahmed Matoo and offered special fateha prayers.
On the occasion, AAC’s senior member Peer Ghulam Nabi paid rich tributes to Matoo and highlighted his social, religious and political contributions. He stated that Matoo was not only the freedom lover but also an ardent supporter of Mirwaiz family.
A statement issued here said the delegation also conveyed the condolence message of Mirwaiz, who continues to remain under house detention, to Matoo family including his son Muhammad Umar Matoo.
The delegation also visited the residence of Raja Muhammad Abbas Khan of Androon-e-Kathidarwaza who passed away recently and extended the condolence message to the bereaved family on behalf of Mirwaiz.
The deceased was the brother of Raja Mohammad Ayub Khan, a close associate of ‘Shaheed-e-Millat’ Molvi Muhammad Farooq and general secretary of AAC.