King performs funeral prayers for Princess Sheikha bint Abdulrahman Al-Saud

March 12, 2010

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz performed funeral prayers at the Imam Turki bin Abdullah Mosque in Riyadh today for the late Princess Sheikha bint Abdulrahman Al-Faisal Al-Saud. He was accompanied by Crown Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz; Prince Fahd bin Mohammed bin Abdulaziz; Deputy Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector General Prince Abdulrahman bin Abdulaziz; Prince Abdulrahman bin Abdullah bin Abdulrahman; Prince Bandar Bin Mohammed bin Abdulrahman; Prince Abdullah bin Mohammed Al-Saud; Second Deputy Prime Minister Prince Nayef bin Abdulaziz; Riyadh Governor Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz; a number of other senior officials; and a host of worshipers. Sheikh Abdulaziz bin Abdullah Al-Asheikh, Grand Mufti of the Kingdom and President of the Department of Scientific Research and Ifta, led the prayers.

The Royal Court also announced today the passing of Prince Saud bin Hazlul bin Saud bin Abdulaziz. Funeral prayers will be performed for him after Asr (Afternoon) prayers at Imam Turki bin Abdullah Mosque in Riyadh on Saturday, according to a statement.