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Synonyms for fakir

a Muslim or Hindu mendicant monk who is regarded as a holy man

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The explosive device had detonated upon security forces' arrival, and killed Abdulwahid Sayid Mohammed Faqeer and injured several others.
Faqeer, who is presently playing as a striker for Bahrain's second division club Al Ittifaq, was named the player of the match for the third time in the tournament.
Karim Faqeer, a companion of Sadique Faqeer said that Faqeer was "beejal" of Thar and was the voice of Thari people.
Among others District Sports Officer Lakki Shafqatullah, managing director of the academy Irfan Nayab, district cricket association Lakki chapter president Faqeer Muhammad Munir,
Social Officers Ayesha Anjum, Asia Faqeer Hussain, Madam Asima, Principal Government MC higher secondary school, teachers of various educational institutes and large number students participated in the walk.
Tehreek NifaziShariah Mohammadi (TNSM) chief Sufi Mohammad and Maulvi Faqeer are among other high profile suspects on the list.
He said that a police team headed by SP Industrial area Liaqat Niazi raided at the hideout of dacoits and nabbed three persons identified as Rafiq, Faqeer and Isa Khan besides recovering three pistols from the.
KARACHI -- Faqeer Colony Boxing Club clinched DMC South Shuhada Army Public School Junior Boxing Championship after winning five gold medals.
An inauguration ceremony was organized at FWMC Complex here on Saturday in which Chairman BoD FWMC Rana M Afzal Khan, Managing Director FWMC Amjad Ali Awan, Faqeer Hussain Dogar MPA, Madiha Rana MPA, Suraya Naseem MPA, members of BoD FWMC, officers and staffers participated.
Faqeer Hussain has additional charge of Secretary Law and Justice Commission.
Talking about the other case of killing of Forest Department Employee Mohammad Akram, DSP told that on the day of crime the accused Faqeer Mohammad son of Toti Jan resident of Shadora was cutting the trees illegally and Mohammad Akram given the information on mobile phone about the cutting of jungle.
Sources said that on Saturday the same pro government commander Faqeer had taken possession of the Nala area of Malik Deen Khel in Bara sub division of Khyber Agency.
Senior PPP leaders Mir Ejaz Hussain Jakhrani, Faqeer Sher Mohammad Balalani and Nawab Wassan in a joint statement claiming the party being the largest was committed to democratic norms said delay in local government polls in Sindh was owing to hearing on sort of constitutional petitions at the higher court over the issue of delimitation.
Faqeer Hussain but he was not available for his version.
Sources said that LI commander Haji Faqeer and his men handed in their weapons in Khyber Agency's Shalobar area.