New Delhi: Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will probably be starting her India go to from the much-revered Nizamuddin Dargah right here on Monday (September 5). The holy Sufi shrine has been an essential pilgrimage website for each PM Hasina and her father Sheikh Mujibur Rahman for greater than half a century. Throughout the go to, PM Hasina is predicted to satisfy Syed Basit Nizami who’s the Sajjada Nashin or successor of a Sufi grasp who’s custodian or trustee on the shrine. Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman used to return to satisfy his Grandfather–Syed Mohamad Miya Nizami, and Sheikh Hasina his father, Kabir Uddin Nizami.
In a dialog with Zee Media, Syed Basit stated, “PM Hasina’s Father Sheikh Mujibur Rahman used to return to my grandfather, then after his loss of life, Sheikh Hasina used to return to satisfy my father. She met my father, each in Dhaka and Delhi and even today, she remembers my father by face. I will probably be assembly her for the primary time. I’m hopeful that the assembly will probably be good.”
The just about 700-year-old Dargah is the nerve middle of Sufi tradition in India and PM Hasina has been a daily customer of the well-known Nizamuddin Dargah throughout her keep in Delhi from 1975 to 1981 after the assassination of her father, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman. After the assassination of Bangabandhu, the then Indian PM, Indira Gandhi, had given asylum to Sheikh Hasina and her sister Sheikh Rehana.
Curiously, it was on ninth April 1981, Sheikh Hasina visited the holy place that gave her the energy to return to her nation and struggle towards those that have been accountable for the killing her father. Throughout that go to, she was given a doc, written by her father throughout his go to to the shrine on ninth April 1946, a second that she nonetheless cherishes.
Syed Basit Nizami pointed, “If she is coming, she is coming with a want. I’ll do dua for her, like my father and grandfather did. I hope, she goes from right here pleased.”
Sheikh Hasina has been to the Nizamuddin Dargah in 1997 however the upcoming go to would be the first go to in her capability because the Prime Minister of Bangladesh. She will probably be on India go to from fifth to eighth September, throughout which she’s going to maintain talks with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, with key give attention to connectivity, water sharing.
Throughout her India keep, she is not going to solely go to the Dargah in Delhi, but in addition the Ajmer sharif Dargah in Rajasthan. The Bangladeshi Prime Minister has been Ajmer Sharif in 2017 and earlier than that in 2010, when she turned the prime minister of her nation for the 2nd time.
Farid Ahmed Nizami, custodian of Dargah Hazrat Nizamuddin Aulia stated, “Sheikh Hasina will probably be coming to the Dargah on fifth September. She has an outdated reference to the Dargah by means of her father, who used to go to the place. She has been right here prior to now”. Previously, Nizamuddin Dargah has witnessed seen many international dignitaries visiting the holy place. These embrace Saudi Arabia’s King Faisal, leaders from Iran, Iraq and Pakistan’s Pervez Musharraf and Hina Rabbani Khar. Clearly, the dargah has a religious and a diplomatic significance within the area and past.