PM recalls sacrifice of Imam Hussain

Prime Minister Narendra Modi

New Delhi (NVI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today recalled the sacrifice of Imam Hussain on Muharram and said that nothing was more important than the values of truth and justice for him.

“We recall the sacrifice of Imam Hussain (AS). For him, there was nothing more important than the values of truth and justice. His emphasis on equality as well as fairness are noteworthy and give strength to many,” PM Modi tweeted.

Muharram is the month of mourning for the death of Hazrat Imam Hussain, the grandson of Prophet Muhammad. The 10th day of this mourning month is known as Ashura, observed among Shia Muslims across the world.

-ARK