Budgam: A number of functions were held across Kashmir on Friday to mark the birth anniversary of 12th Shia Imam, Al-Mehdi al Muntazar.
A ceremony was held at Babul Elm Budgam by Anjuman Shari Shiayan and it was attended by hundreds of people, including students.
In his address, President Anjuman, Aga Syed Hasan al-Mosvi al-Safvi said that Imam Mehdi is the prophesied redeemer, who will bring peace and justice to the world.
He said the Imam Mehdi (A.S.) will raise the flag of justice and fair-play after his zahoor with the Illahi desire, will gather the oppressed people around him, root out the oppressors and their rules and will place the real Islamic judicial system which will remove fear, harassment and will imbibe them with the blessings, peace and satisfaction.
A grand Educational Conference on the occasion is being held at Magam by Al-Abbas relief Trust on Saturday.
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