SRINAGAR, August 10 (KPS): A Sikh Doctor, Dr.Hari Deva, hailing from Jalandar Panjab Friday embraced Islam in Jamia Masjid Mauchuwa in Budgam district. The Neophyte has been renamed Dr. Mohammad Hanief.
Physician by profession, he is currently working in Sheri Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences. “Inspired by the nature of local people in general and the Local mosque Imam (Cleric)” at Lalchowk—place of residing, he decided to study Islam, and then came to the conclusion of embracing Islam
“Dr. Deva today came to our Masjid as Geelani sahib had to visit for Seerat Conference and embraced Islam”, Peer Saifulla, the cleric of the Mosque told KPS a local news agency.
This is the Third incident in recent times when any non Muslim embraced Islam.
Posted on 11 Aug 2007 by Webmaster