Arif Shaikh has passed away

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  1. bart

    bart Brown Belt

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    I just received the sad news in an email from WEKAF regarding Arif Shaikh.

    > To: <newsletter@wekafusa.com>
    > Date: Wed, 11 Jan 2006 23:46:42 -0600
    > From: WEKAF USA Newsletter <Newsletter@wekafusa.com>
    > Subject: [Newsletter] Arif Shaikh
    >
    > Members and supporters of the WEKAF organization -
    > We have been notified that Arif Shaikh, former WEKAF
    > President and India Country Director, recently died
    > in a car accident in Bombay. The exact details are
    > somewhat sketchy.
    >
    > After an extended hiatus due to personal reasons, he
    > had notified the Board that he was intending to
    > renew his involvement with the organization. Arif
    > was a major contributor to the WEKAF organization
    > since it's inception.
    >
    > When we receive additional details and can verify
    > contact information, we will forward these on.
    >
    > He was missed during his time away. He will be
    > missed now.
    >
    > Our thoughts and prayers go to his wife, Radika and
    > family.
    >
    > --Thomas Sipin
     
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    I'm sorry to hear about this.
     
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    Sincere condolences to the family, students and friends.

    RIP :asian:

    Peter
     
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