MUMBAI: Dawoodi Bohra Community leader, Dr.Syedna Mohammad Burhanuddin breathed his last Friday morning at his residence at Saifee Mahal in south Mumbai. Quresh Raghib, the media associate for the community confirmed the news here. He said, "We will be issuing a media statement shortly.
He passed away this morning and was to celebrate his 103rd birthday in the next few weeks. "It seems that the spiritual leader died after suffering a heart attack though official cause of death is yet to be confirmed.
The Bohra community has announced a 10-day mourning period for the departed leader. As a mark of respect, shops run by Bohras will remain closed for 3 days.
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