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The Police Liaison Officer who has helped Dr Taufiq Al Sattar through his ordeal has described the dignity of the father as "touching the hearts of people".
Karen McNeelance was speaking at the funeral of the Taufiq family, who died in a house fire in Leicester last month.
The father and husband of four people who died in a house fire in Leicester has said his family are "still with him all the time".
Dr Taufiq Al Sattar spoke at the funeral of his wife, Shehnila, daughter Zainab, and sons, Bilal and Jamil. They were buried in a cemetery in Dublin, Ireland, where the father worked.
He also added that he believed they were 'waiting for him in paradise'.
The burial of four members of the same family has taken place in Ireland. The family were killed in a house fire in Leicester on September 13.
Mother, Shehnila Taufiq, who was in her 40s; her daughter, 19-year-old Zainab; and sons Bilal, 17, and Jamil, 15, were buried at Newcastle Cemetary in Dublin.
More than a hundred people, including family, friends and members of the Leicester community where they lived attended the funeral.
Hundreds of people attended the janaza service at Warrenstown House in the Blanchardstown area of Leicester.
Dr Muhammad Taufiq Al Sattar told the congregation: "Thank you very much for all of you coming here this morning," he told mourners."It's cold and I appreciate it. I can see many of our Irish friends are here as well."
Following a prayer service in Dublin, the bodies of a family who died in Leicester are being taken away to be buried.
Dr Muhammad Taufiq Al Sattar, whose wife and three children died in a blaze in September, works in Ireland as a neurosurgeon.
A grieving father told mourners at a funeral service that he is a bird without wings after his wife and three children were killed in a suspected arson attack.
Neurosurgeon, Muhammad Taufiq Al Sattar , led prayers for his wife Shehnila Taufiq, 47, and their three teenage children, Zainab, Bilal and Jamil in Dublin.
"This is a very sad occasion for me," said Dr Sattar, who works in Dublin's Beaumont Hospital.
"You can say now I am bird without any wings. I have nobody with me now."
A special prayer service has been held in Dublin for a mother and her three children, who died in a house fire in Leicester.
Doctor Taufiq Sattar's wife Shehnila, daughter Zainab and sons Bilal and Jamil died four weeks ago.
More than a hundred people traveled from Leicester for the service.
The funeral for four members of the same family killed in a Leicester house fire will take place today in Dublin.
Shehnila Taufiq, her daughter Zainab, and sons Bilal and Jamil will be buried in Ireland this morning.
The family died in a fire at their home in Wood Hill on September 13.
Eight men have been charged with murder.
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A grieving neurosurgeon whose family died in a suspected arson attack has told mourners that he is now a "bird without any wings".
About 1,000 mourners are to attend a funeral prayer service for the family of a neurosurgeon who died in a suspected arson attack.