A meet of party functionaries was held to review the arrangements and preparedness for observance of annual death anniversary of Madre Maharbaan Begum Akbar Jehan Abdullah here at party head quartersNawa-e- Subha, Srinagar, a NC spokesman said in a statement.
The meet was presided over by party’s provincial president Nasir AslamWani and attended by various district functionaries. On the occasion last touches were given to the party programme to be conducted in view of the death anniversary of Madre Meharbaan being celebrated on 11th July, and the 13th July Matyrs day function.
Addressing the meet party’s provincial president Nasir AslamWani said that the people of Kashmir had given warm and affectionate title of Madre Maharban to late Begum Akbar Jehan Abdullah for her selfless service to the people of the state. “She had a faith that moved mountains. She always supported the gigantic task which Sher e Kashmir had took upon himself. She shall be remembered for her selfless elegant persona. Her political activism didn’t dwindle till very late in her life. She was a repository of Islamic Knowledge. Her well honed and nuanced comprehension of Quran supported her faith in the Sufis. It was her unflinching faith in the almighty that gave her the strength and resoluteness to face many whirlwinds. Her persona will continue to inspire us,” he said.
The party leadership along with its functionaries and workers are scheduled to offer congregational FatehaKhawani at NaseemBagh Graveyard of Madre Maharban at 10.00 AM in the morning on 11th of July. The Majlis of Quran Khawani will also be held there. The party leadership will visit the Martyrs graveyard at Khwaja Bazar on the 13th of July and will pay floral tributes at the Martyrs graveyard and offer FatihaKhawani there.
Among others state women’s wing chairperson ShameemaFirdous, district president Peer Afaq, Er. SabiyaQadri were also present in the meet.