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Umar Ibn Abdal-Aziz Dismisses a Governor

Umar Ibn Abdal-Aziz Dismisses a Governor

Caliph Hazrat Umar Ibn Abdal-Aziz Dismisses a Governor Umar Ibn Abdal Aziz appointed a person as Governor of a Province. Somebody said that this person had held the same post under Hajjaj Ibn Yousuf (the notorious blood- shedder) also. Umar Ibn Abdal Aziz immediately gave orders for his dismissal. The man protested: “I had been […]