SRINAGAR: Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has for the seventh consecutive time been chosen among the 500 most influential Muslim personalities across the globe by the Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Centre, Jordan.
“Declaring Mirwaiz Umar Farooq among the most influential 500 Muslims across the world and among five in the sub-continent is a matter of pride and honour for the people of Jammu and Kashmir,” APHC in a statement said.
Commenting upon the Mirwaiz RISSC Jordan says that “he has been advocating dialogue with both India and Pakistan so that the aspirations of the Kashmiri people may be realized. “It specifically mentions his arrest, stating that He (Mirwaiz) has been under house arrest since August 2019.”
The Royal Islamic Strategic Studies Centre is an independent research entity affiliated with the Royal Aal al-Bayt Institute for Islamic thought an international Islamic non-governmental, independent institute headquartered in Amman, the capital of Jordan.