Hurriyat Conference (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq on Monday addressed a religious gathering at the revered shrine of Dastgeer Sahab (RA) Sarai Bala here, in connection with the Ashra-e-Najat and the martyrdom anniversary of Hazrat Ali (RA).
Mirwaiz, who is the head of Muttahida Majlis Ulama, according to a statement, said that Hazrat Ali (RA) spent his entire life for the cause of Allah and Islam and followed the footprints of beloved Prophet Muhammad (SAW) till his martyrdom.
He said that Hazrat Ali (RA) earned fame for being born in the house of Allah, the Khana-e-Kabba and he was also martyred in a Masjid in Koofa.
Mirwaiz said that Hazrat Ali (RA) will continue to be an inspiration for the Muslims till the Day of Judgment. He said Hazrat Ali (RA) fought for justice and fairness with full might and didn’t surrender till his last breath which will be written with the golden words in the history of Islam.
Meanwhile, a Hurriyat (M) spokesperson has strongly denounced the “brutal” assault by the government forces on many youths at Soibugh, Budgam in which two youth Fazil Fayaz Malik, and Hameedullah Sheikh received grave injuries and are critical and battling for life at SKIMS, Soura.