Srinagar, Oct 18: National Conference (NC) president, Member of Parliament from Srinagar Dr. Farooq Abdullah and Vice President Omar Abdullah Monday felicitated people on the auspicious observance of Eid-ul-Milad-un-Nabi (SAW).
In a statement issued to the news agency, Dr. Farooq and Omar Abdullah said Eid-ul-Milad is an occasion to dedicate ourselves to the teachings of our beloved Prophet Hazrat Muhammad (SAW) in letter and spirit and work tirelessly towards helping those in need. Both leaders prayed for peace and stability in Jammu & Kashmir.
Dr Farooq Abdullah said Islam is the religion of peace and Prophet Muhammad (SAW) is the possessor of all virtues and perfect embodiment of justice and benevolence. He said the teachings of Prophet Muhammad (SAW) point us towards the path of peace, affection kindness and self actualization.
“He was the final messenger sent by almighty Allah to the entire humanity for all the times to come. His message was and will continue to remain universal. An apostle of peace, justice and the seal of prophets, he was given the holy Quran. He was sent as a mercy towards humanity. I pray that the auspicious occasion brings everlasting peace, prosperity and amity in the region,” he said.
Omar Abdullah in his message said Eid-ul-Milad-un-Nabi (SAW) provides us an opportunity to pray and seek forgiveness and blessings from the Almighty for the entire mankind. “I pray to Allah to give us the wisdom and guide us on the path shown by our beloved Prophet of Islam Hazrat Muhammad (SAW) and give us determination to dedicate ourselves to his sacred, noble and universal teachings,” he said.
Party General Secretary Ali Mohammad Sagar, Additional General Secretary Sheikh Mustafa Kamal, Provincial President Nasir Aslam Wani, Party MPS Muhammad Akbar Lone, Hassnain Masoodi, Senior leaders, Media cell, Provincial, District, Women’s Wing, YNC, Minority, Legal cell, Pahari and Gujar Bakarwal cell functionaries, DDC members have also felicitated people on the auspicious eve of Eid-e-Milad un Nabi (SAW)