Martyrdom of Hazrat Umar Farooq (RA) observed

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SRINAGAR: The martyrdom day of second Caliph of Islam Hazrat Umar Farooq (RA) was observed with religious fervour on Saturday across the world as well as in Kashmir.
Thousands of devotees from across the valley thronged Hazratbal, Jenab Sahib Soura, Asar Sharief Sheri Kailashpora, Kabamarg Anantnag, Asar Sharief Peth-Muqaam Beerwah and Aham Sharief Bandipora shrines.
On the occasion, the faithful were shown the glimpse of holy relics at the shrines followed by special prayers, salutations and supplications.