New York: New York: The Pakistani-origin US-based Watto Family organized Fatiha (prayer) ceremony for the salvation of their family head Mian Muhammad Aslam Watto, and Muhammad Ayub Watto.
The Qur’an recitation and prayer session began at Makki Masjid located on Coney Island Avenue in Brooklyn, New York.
The event was attended by a large number of religious scholars and the Pakistani community.
People from different walks of life in the Pakistani community participated in the prayer event and they expressed condolences to the members of the Watto family.
The members of the Watto family thanked the people of the Pakistani community and other friends for remembering the departed souls of Watto family and standing with the bereaved family in this hour of sorrow.
Mian Muhammad Aslam Khan, the head of the Pakistani American Watto family, had died in a private hospital in Lahore, Pakistan, due to illness. He was laid to rest in a local cemetery of his native Jaranwala village in Punjab. Muhammad Ayub Watto, a young man of the Watto family, also passed away last year.