Hundreds of MQM Workers Join for the Soyem Prayers for the Martyr of Revolution
Dr. Imran Farooq over the Telephonic Network from 21 Cities across USA & Canada
Communication & Media Cell, MQM USA; New York; November 07, 2010: Hundreds of workers from 21 cities across USA and Canada joined over a telephonic network established by the MQM North America setup for the “Soyem” (the Third day’s Observations) prayers for the Martyr of Revolution Dr. Imran Farooq. The meeting that lasted for over an hour was attended by the highest ranking officials the Patron-in-Chief, Patron, Central Organizers, and members of the Central Organizing Committees of MQM USA and Canada to the workers from the ranks and files of the MQM North America Setup. The Vice Coordinator International Affairs MQM Mohammad Younus and the younger brother of Dr. Imran Farooq, Mr. Rehan Farooq also attended the meeting. The Central Organizer Kamal Zafar said in his address to the meeting that the workers and office-bearers of MQM USA are committed to their cause and to the path set forth by the leader of MQM Mr. Altaf Hussain and the martyr showed practically how to follow that path. He also added that the workers and supporters of MQM USA are standing by the side of the family of Dr. Imran Farooq and to Mr. Altaf Hussain at this time of test that each one of us is facing by the untimely death of Dr. Imran Farooq. The Central Organizer MQM Canada Iqbal Qamar also reaffirmed the commitment of the workers of MQM Canada to the cause of truth and justice and to the philosophy of the leader of MQM Mr. Altaf Hussain. Mohammad Younus asked the workers to follow the life of the martyr Dr. Imran Farooq and this will automatically take them to the path laid by the philosophy of Mr. Altaf Hussain. The Patron MQM North America Ibad Rehman, in his address, said that MQM has become a responsibility and is not a choice anymore after the death of the former convener of MQM Dr. Imran Farooq. He added that all of us have to take the burden that remains un-shouldered after Dr. Imran Farooq. The Patron-in-Chief MQM North America, Dr. Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui said at the meeting that Dr. Imran Farooq was the portrait of the discipline and the guiding principles of MQM. The prayers were offered by Maulana Zafar Iqbal Noori. The meeting offered its consolation and condolence to the family of Dr. Imran Farooq, to the younger brother of Dr. Imran Farooq Mr. Rehan Farooq, to the leader of MQM Mr. Altaf Hussain, and to the MQM worker worldwide. In the meantime, MQM setups in various cities in USA and Canada arranged public meeting to observe the Soyem rituals that were attended by the workers and supporters of MQM USA and Canada in large number.