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CA: Remembrance and Prayer for Missing UCLA Student

WHAT: On Friday morning, July 23rd, UCLA student Ahmad Arain intended to
travel by MTA bus from Disneyland to UCLA for an appointment with his
academic councilor. We have confirmation that he began his trip and
transferred on the Manchester / Broadway stop and took the Bus # 305 to
UCLA at 10:43AM. For some reason he got off at San Vicente / Mc Carthy
(Near Fairfax) at 11:30AM. He was scheduled to return to the Disneyland bus
stop that evening, but did not appear.

Ahmad Arain was wearing ared shirt, blue jeans, black walking shoes and
carrying a black Spaulding backpack. He is about 6 feet tall, 180-185 lbs,
with dark hair, and brown eyes, and, wears glasses.

If you have any information or tips, please immediately contact detectives
at the UCLA Police Department at 310-825-1491 or your local police department.

We appreciate the assistance of volunteers and prayers for Ahmad’s safe

Please join us for a night of remembrance and prayer for Br. Ahmad Arain’s
safe return home. The program includes recitation of Surah Yusuf and Surah
Mulk, Salat ul Tasbeeh and Salaat ul Tahajud and will conclude with Duaa by
Dr. Siddiqi. The Masjid will be open all night for those who want stay
after Isha or come earlier than 2 o’ clock. (Light refreshments will be

WHEN: August 29, 2004, Saturday night/Sunday morning; 2:00 a.m. – Fajr

WHERE: Masjid Al-Rahman, 1 Al-Rahman Plaza, Garden Grove, CA

For more information, please call (714)473-6855, (626)422-0484, or (714)

“When My servants ask thee concerning Me, I am indeed close (to them): I
listen to the prayer of every suppliant when he calleth on Me: Let them
also, with a will, Listen to My call, and believe in Me: That they may walk
in the right way.” Quran 2:186


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