(Siasat News) Maulana Abid Khan, Imam of Jamia Masjid, Musheerabad passed away yesterday after a brief illness. He was the disciple of Hazrath Abdullah Shah Saheb Nakhshbandi and a caliph of Ameer Hasan. Later, he dedicated his life to Dawath and Tabligh works. He played a pivotal role, during his life to propagate Islamic teachings.
It is reported that his funeral gathering was one of the largest in the history of Hyderabad. He is survived by two sons, Maulana Mufti Sayeed Khan and Maulana Asad Khan.
He was buried in Hakeempet Kunta Muslim graveyard. Maulana Nayeemullah Khan, Emir of Tableeghi Jamaat led the funeral prayer. Thousands of Muslims attended the funeral prayer.
Mr. Zahid Ali Khan, Editor Siasat expressed his grief on the sad demise of Maulana Abid Khan.