The famous Shia scholar and preacher Allama Syed Zameer Akhtar Naqvi passed away on Sunday in Karachi. According to the source, he suffered a heart attack and was shifted to the Aga Khan University Hospital Saturday night in critical condition.
Allama Naqvi was born in India‘s Lucknow on March 24, 1944.
He wrote almost 300 books in various fields, including literature, culture, religion, philosophy, logic, journalism, sociology, science, oratory, and language. He was also famous for lectures he gave on various topics such as science, philosophy, history, religion, and literature.
He was serving as a president of the Mir Anees Academy and editor-in-chief of quarterly magazine Al-Qalam. His body is taken to the Acholi Imambargah, where his funeral prayers will be held.