Mirwaiz concerned over rise in social evils in society

Srinagar, Dec 3: Expressing serious concern over the deteriorating situation in Kashmir and the rise in
social evils in the society, Ulema council patron and Hurriyat (M) chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq Sunday urged
the various segments of society to come forward and to play their role in shaping the society and eradicating
the various forms of evils which are rotting the Kashmir’s society each passing day.

Addressing a religious gathering at Mughal Masjid Rainawari in downtown in connection with the Eid-e-Milad-
un-Nabi (SAW), Mirwaiz said the real meaning of celebrating Milaad is to works towards making a the strong,
vibrant and evil-free society, based on Islamic values and principles and that can only happen when we
collective follow the way and footprints of our great Prophet Hazrat Muhammad(SAW), whose teachings guide us
in every sphere of our life, be it religious, social or political.

Urging the parents to start introspection from their homes, Mirwaiz said each house and its members have to
take responsibility in eliminating various forms of social evils which are taking toll on our future
generations and our weakening our age old cultures and traditions. He said every Kashmiri must unite against
the fasting spreading waywardness and immorality in our society

Mirwaiz termed Rabi-ul-Awal as the sacred month stating that it was in this month, Prophet Muhamamd (SAW)
arrived in this world to teach principles of humanity to the entire mankind that was neck-deep into defiance.
Mirwaiz shed light on the Prophet Muhammad’s (SAW) life and way of living and asked people especially youth
to follow the great teachings of beloved Prophet (SAW) in every sphere of life. (KNS)