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Syed Munawar Hasan….End Of An Era
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Syed Munawar Hasan….End Of An Era

WITH the sad demise of Syedd Munawar Hasan, the former ameer of Jamaat-e-Islami, a vacuum has created that can never be engulfed in years to come. He was perhaps from the last lineage of the leaders who in true sense uphold the definition of genuine leadership, scholarship, spiritualism, and intellectualism. Perhaps, the world would never see again such a brave political leader, social reformer, and religious orator. Syedd practiced what he preached and he would never do a deal on his principles and what he believed was right. Born in 1941 in Delhi, Syed Munawar Hasan’s family migrated to Pakistan and settled down in Karachi. He spent all of his prime time studying various political ideologies popular in those days. Initially, he was very impressed by the National Students’ Federation and...