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HAFIZ ABDUL ALEEM SIDDIQI, who was working as secretary in Indian High Commission at London since 1965 died of heart attack in London on 9 April at the age of 76 years. After retirement he devoted himself to religious work and set up first Islamic school in London which he named London Islamic Educational & Welfare Centre. He was also a member of Conservative Party’s Central Committee and Governor of three schools. He left behind his wife and one daughter. He was buried in a London graveyard.
Prof ZIAUL HAQ NO’MANI, former Principal of Darbhanga College and Mithila University’s Controller of Examinations died of heart attack at his residence in Laharya Sarai (Bihar) on 18 April. He was also a law expert and former Syndicate member of Jamia Millia Islamia and Sanskrit University. He had also set up many milli institutions. He leaves behind his widow, one son and two daughters.    

This article appeared in The Milli Gazette print issue of 1-15 May 2013 on page no. 12

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