My respected father Hadhrat Cdr. (R) Shaukat Kamal, khalifa mujaz of sayyidi wa sanadi Hadhrat Mawlana Taqi Usmani (may Allah preserve him) passed away on Friday 19 Sha’ban 1429/22 August 2008 (1145Hrs) after a brief severe illness.
He was 78 years old. The funeral prayers was done after asr salah at Masjid Bait-us-Salam, DHA, Karachi. Hadhrat Hasan Imam khalifa of Hadhrat Nawab Eshrat Ali Khan (may Allah preserve them) and Dr Hafeezullah (may Allah have mercy on him) did the imamet. Burial was at Paposhnagar graveyard besides his father’s grave.
May Allah forgive his mistakes, shower His special mercies on him and raise his stations manifolds in proximity of our master the blessed Prophet (Allah’s blessing and peace be upon him) and his noble family members, companions and awliya. Amin!