Rep. Omar’s Statement on the Passing of Her Father

June 15, 2020
Press Release

MINNEAPOLIS—Rep. Omar released the following statement on the passing of her father, Nur Omar Mohamed.

إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعُونَ"

‎”Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji'cuun

‎”Surely we belong to God and to Him shall we return.

“It is with tremendous sadness and pain that I share that my father, Nur Omar Mohamed, passed away today due to complications from COVID-19. No words can describe what he meant to me and all who knew him. My family and I ask for your respect and privacy during this time."