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darbar

(ˈdɑːbɑː)
n
a hall in a Sikh temple

dur•bar

(ˈdɜr bɑr)

n.
1. Also, darbar. (in colonial India) a reception, commemorating a particular occasion.
2. a similar reception held in the former Hausa states of N Nigeria.
[1600–10; alter. of Urdu darbār court < Persian, =dar door + bār entry]
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Syed Darbar Ali Shah, 60, was killed while returning from a mosque after offering Friday prayers in the Nasarpur area.
According to details PPP leader and former Union Council Chairman Nasrpur Syed Darbar Ali Shah was assassinated in firing of four unidentified people, after he was returning to his house after attending Friday prayers, the armed men attacked him with sickles and opened straight fires at him, he was shifted to Tando Allahyar hospital in critical condition where he died.
Syed Darbar Ali Shah was wounded when a group of assailants opened fire on him as he came out of a mosque after the Juma prayers in the Nasarpur area of Tando Allahyar district.
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