10 Nov 2012
Karachi : Shaheed-e-Saeed laid to Rest amid Tears and Cries
Eminent scholar, author and thinker Saeed Haider Zaidi was laid to rest in Wadi-us-Salam graveyard on Saturday.
His namaz-e-janaza was held at Shah-e-Karbala Imam Bargah, Rizvia Society Nazimabad after Zohrain prayers. Hujjat ul Islam Maulana Shahid Raza Kashifi led the namaz-e-janaza prayers.
Thousands of momineen attended the namaz-e-janaza and funeral procession of the martyr. Various ulema-e-karaam Allama Hassan Zafar Naqvi, Allama Abbas Kumaili, Maulana Haider Abbas Abdi, Maulana Aqeel Moosa,Maulana Baqar Zaidi,Maulana Asghar Shaheedi, Maulana Shahid Raza Kashifi, Maulana Sadiq Raza Taqvi and Maulana Ali Mohammad Naqvi besides his fellows ,mentees ,students,disciples and representatives of various shia organizations turned up on the occassion
After namaz-e-janaza, the coffin was shouldered by the faithful mourners. Then the body was taken to Wadi-us-Salam graveyard located in North Karachi in the form of a procession of cars and motorcycles.
His heirs, relatives, friends, students and followers bade farewell to him with tearful eyes. They were raising slogans such as Labbaik Ya Hussain (AS), Labbaik Ya Mahdi (AS) and Down with America (U.S.).
His soyem will be held at Shah-e-Karbala Imam Bargah Rizvia Society on Monday. Quran Khwani will be held before Maghribain and Majlis-e-aza will be held after Maghribain prayers.