Contributed by Khanwada-e-Shaheed.
Shaheed Tanveer Abbas was born on 1st December 1965 in Karachi. He passed his matriculation and intermediate from a government institution and after showing his interest in education his family let him to acquire education at a higher level. Born in a family of six he was youngest among the siblings.
After acquiring diploma and bachelors from Karachi University, he was appointed in Pakistan Council of Scientific and Industrial Research. When Shaheed was studying in Government College of Technology for his diploma, he actively worked to promote academic activities .
In 1987 he joined Tehrik-e-Jafariya, as a die-hard follower of Shaheed Quaid Allaama Syed Arif Hussain al Hussaini, he endeavored to implement the principles set by the Quaid Shaheed [RA].
He remained a simple member in Tehreek however he was a close comrade to Shaheed Allama Hasan Turabi and started to work with him, and in 1991 he was appointed as security chief of Shaheed Allama Hasan Turabi.
Till 1993 he was performing duty as a security chief , he was arrested in 1997 December . Different allegations and accusations were put on Shaheed and in April 1998 he was sentenced to death penalty by Anti-Terrorist court.
He was granted bail by the High court of Pakistan in 2002 and later in 2005 he was completely exonerated of all charges levelled against him.
From 2003 he struggled for the cause of the innocent people who were sent to jails without fair trial and are accused of false allegations.
He started to support them at different levels, fortunately he was quite successful with it and formed Imam Zainul-Abideen foundation.
Due to some circumstances he backed out in 2004 and then the process was discontinued however Shaheed Askari continued this project after couple of years.
In 2009 he was promoted to senior technical officer post in PCSIR. Feeling the problems faced by people in their households, he designed a system for providing ration items to the needy families.
He was a brave person, a great father, a humble brother, a true friend, a mighty conqueror, a philanthropist and moreover a loyal soldier of Imam Mehdi [atfs].
He used to live his life simply with no luxuries in his life and gave sacrifices for the sake of Millat-e-Jafariya Pakistan. He is an ideal for many and may Allah grant us such power and Maarfat to live like him and to follow the path on which he used to walk.
On 19th September when he was sitting with his friends in Rizvia, Dushmanane Ahlebait A.S shot him. He was wounded severely and was rushed to Abbasi Shaheed where he succumbed to his injuries and embraced shahadat.
Ustaed Sibte-Jafar Shaheed said while mourning on his funeral before Namaz-e-Janaza.Ã‹Å“There is no worry in waiting and standing for this conqueror, he had made us proud today and we cant repay the sacrifices he made for the Millat. We're really oblige to him'