Staten Island, New York: Asrar Khwaja son of Khwaja Sharfuddin and Mrs. Joba begum passed away on the 1st of October due to heart failure. (Inna Lillahe Wa Inna Ilayhe Rajeun). He was only 43 years old.May Allah grant him Jannatul Firdous. His Namaz E Janaza will be held after Jummah prayer at the Jamaica Muslim Center.
He left behind mother, two brothers, four sisters, wife Shahriar Kamal (Bappy) and two daughters Shazia (11) and Shaireen (7). Asrar was the younger brother of sports organizer and columnist for the DNF newsletter Syed Khwaja Rukunuddin and hockey player Syed Khwaja Sami.
Asrar Khwaja had been living and working in New York for the last twenty years. He was born in Nawabbari, attended Ahmed Bawany Academy and grew up in Daffodil with his sister and brother in law Khwaja Latifullah.
To offer condolences please call Khwaja Samiuddin Sami (718 273 1504) or Khwaja Shawkat Kamal at (718 815 0183).
Request all of you to pray for the departed soul.