President, PM condole passing away of Dawoodi Bohra spiritual leader
President Pranab Mukherjee has condoled the passing away of Dawoodi Bohra spiritual leader Dr. Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin.
In a condolence message, Mukherjee said: "In the passing away of Dr. Syedna Burhanuddin, the Dawoodi Bohra Community has lost a spiritual leader of highest order whose guidance and insightful teachings will continue to inspire people to follow the path of kindness and compassion".
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh also expressed deep sadness over the passing of Dr. Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin.
He said that Dr. Burhanuddin led the Dawoodi Bohra Community with wisdom and enlightenment. His appeal went beyond the community as his compassion and humanism inspired people of all faiths.
He extended his heartfelt condolences to the followers of Dr.Burhanuddin.
(Posted on 18-01-2014)