SRINAGAR: Renowned Shia leader and politician Moulvi Iftikhar Hussain Ansari, passed away here Tuesday morning leaving his multitude of followers in shock and grief.
Molvi Iftikhar was diagnosed with cancer last year.
He was shifted to his flooded Qamarwari residence ‘Darul Jawad’ from his daughters home in Zadibal Sunday night sparking speculations about his deteriorating condition.
Thousands of people were converging at his residence since early today, reports said.
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