AIMMM Deeply Mourns Demise of Dr. Rafiq Zakaria
Parliamentarian, Historian, Man of Letters, Political Analyst and Educationist
A Great Loss to Community and Country
New Delhi, 9 July, 2005: Shri Syed Shahabuddin, President of the All India Muslim Majlis-e-Mushawarat (AIMMM), has issued the following Statement:
“The All India Muslim Majlis-e-Mushawarat (AIMMM) expresses its deep sense of sorrow at the demise of the well-known parliamentarian, historian, man of letters and political analyst Dr. Rafiq Zakaria, as a great loss both to the country and the community. A man of many worlds, Dr. Zakaria achieved eminence in the friends of politics, education, administration, journalism and education. He played an active role in promoting the education of the community in Maharashtra and the cause of Urdu throughout the country. Through his writings he made a significant contribution to communal understanding and harmony.
The AIMMM pays its respectful tributes to his memory and prays to Allah for eternal peace to the departed soul.
The AIMMM also offers its sincere condolences to the members of the bereaved family.”
Sd/- Syed Shahabuddin
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