Srinagar: Greeting people at the onset of Rabi-ul-Awal, the chairman Hurriyat (M) Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Friday urged people to follow the footsteps of great Prophet Muhammad (SAW) and to make it the way of living.
Mirwaiz in a statement said that it was on the 12th Rabi-ul-Awal, Prophet (SAW) was born and with his birth, he brought a revolution in human thinking, faith, civilization and culture which did not only change the lives of the people but altered the geography of the world.
“Muslims instead of doing lip service in expressing their love and devotion for the Last Messenger of Allah (PBUH) need to follow his teachings in letter and spirit and implement them in all sphere of their lives,” he stated.
Paying tributes to the Prophet Muhammad (SAW), Mirwaiz said “the religion of Islam is facing conspiracies from extremist groups, and can only be countered by following the teachings of Islam, Sunnah of Prophet Muhammad (SAW) and the holy book of Quran in letter and spirit”.
Meanwhile, the spokesman in a statement condemned the fresh wave of CASOs and nocturnal raids in Tral, Kokernag, Kulgam, Bandipora, Shopian and other areas and termed it “highly undemocratic act”.