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Synonyms for fakeer

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

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Dubai: Sindhi singers Shafi Fakeer, Shaman Ali Mirali and Farzana Bahar are set to perform live music and Sindhi stage drama on Friday at Pakistan Association Dubai.
The living legend Singer Ustad Shafi Fakeer was of the opinion that late not only singer high caliber but was loving personality adding he said he still did not believe that rather whole Sindh had lost such great singer and soul.
New Delhi [India], October 2 ( ANI ): While reacting to the question related to Lokpal Act, social activist Anna Hazare on Monday said that he is fakeer (beggar) and have no demands.
We know this is a first match in this competition and we know it's important and we know many things about the Iran team," said al Fakeer.
Mohammed Fakeer, another shopkeeper, said shops indulging in such practices do not encourage customers looking to buy small quantities, for obvious reasons.
It is also pertinent to mention here that Moulvi Fakeer was the associate chief of the banned Tehrik Taliban Pakistan (TTP) and allegedly involved in several terrorists activities in the country.
MITHI -- The renowned classical and folk singer Sadiq Fakeer was paid rich tributes by poets, singers and other prominent people from different walks of the life on his 3rd death anniversary on Monday.
Ayub Shar, Fakeer Arshad Kumbhar, Jai Parkash Ukrani and other leaders of PTI led the protest and while talking to local media persons demanded the transfer of SSP Thar, who according to them, has failed to arrest the killers of Dileep and Chandar Maheshwari, who were killed some 7 weeks ago in Mithi town during a robbery bid.
Leading the protest, Meghwar community elders told local reporters that that some builders had constantly been grabbing pieAces of the Tabo Fakeer graveAyard land 'in connivance with local revenue officials'.
Tenders are invited for providing civic amenities to the graveyards in view of shab-e-barath in 63-mangalhat corporator division in ward-13, at (a)fakeer shah garveyard-i(opp fakeer shah masjid) (b)fakeer shah garveyard-ii(opp gowshala) (c)dilawar gunj graveyard-i (d)dilawar gunj graveyard-ii(behind masjid-e-dilawar gunj) (e)allabanda graveyard-i (f)allabanda graveyard-ii(g)miyan misk graveyard(h)darga hazrath syed saheb graveyard (reserved for labour socities formed by sc, st & wadderas) (rs.
Muhammad Arshad Fakeer (Pakistan Justice Party), Muhammad Arshad Awan (independent), Muhammad Sana Ullah Masti Khel (independent), Muhammad Khan (independent), Muhammad Nawaz (independent), Malik Ansar Ali Kohawar (independent), Najeeb Ullah Khan (independent), Nighat Yasmeen (independent) are contesting election for NA-73.
According to detail, the police started search operation and threw cordon around Eid Gah, Baran Abad and Fakeer Abad and arrested six suspects including two tribesmen.