Srinagar, October 01, 2014 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, Hurriyet leaders including All Parties Hurriyet Conference Chairman, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and senior APHC leader, Maulana Abbas Ansari have expressed profound grief over the demise of religious scholar, Maulana Iftikhar Hussain Ansari.
Mirwaiz Umar Farooq in a statement issued in Srinagar stated that Ansari was a close friend of Mirwaiz Moulvi Mohammad Farooq. Offering his heartfelt condolences, the Mirwaiz expressed his solidarity with the bereaved family.
Senior APHC leader, Maulana Abbas Ansari while addressing the mourners paid tributes to the deceased for his religious services.
Other senior APHC leaders including Agha Syed Hassan Al-Moosavi Al-Safvi and Bilal Ghani Lone also paid tributes to Ansari, terming him a religious luminary.
Maulana Iftikhar Hussain Ansari passed away the other day after a prolonged ailment. He was 72. He was laid to rest at their ancestral graveyard at Baba Mazar Zadibal.
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