Distinguished lawyer of Kerana, Uttar Pradesh, SADAQAT ALI KHAN died on 24 March after a brief illness. A large number of people took part in the funeral prayers. A condolence meeting was also held at Kerana Court wherein the speakers paid rich tributes to him.
A minor scuffle between two fruit-sellers at Meerut's new fruit mandi (market) on 23 March led to firing by one of them in which
ABDUL JABBAR, 30 died on the spot and his father Abdul Sattar and brother Abdul Hafeez sustained injuries. The attackers fled after the killing. An FIR has been lodged but no arrests have been made so far.
MUFTI ANWARUL HAQ, Hadith teacher at Darul Uloom Waqf died on 4 April. A condolence meeting was held wherein the principal of the institution Maulana Rahimuddin Qasmi paid tributes to him on behalf of the rector, Maulana Ibrahim Qasmi. Maulana Qasmi said that Haq's death was a great loss to Muslim Ummah and the institution could never forget his valuable services.
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