According to Ahlul Bayt News Agency - ABNA – Following the demise of Hojjat-al Islam Sheikh Hamid Turan, a prominent Shia cleric in Turkey and Imam of the Zainabiyya mosque in Istanbul, Deputy of the world assembly of Ahlul Bayt(AS) has issued a massage of condolence.
The message of condolence is as follows:
In The Name of God
Hojjat-al Islam Mr. Sheikh Salah al-Din Ozgunduz
The news of pious and mighty cleric Sheikh Hamid Turan has caused deep sorrow and pain.
My condolences to the Shia scholars in Turkey, specially your excellency and his family for this great loss and I implore God Almighty for patience and great reward for everyone.
May God set him subject to his great mercy and resurrect him with the pure souls of the prophet and his family.