SRINAGAR, October 10: Apni Party President Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari on Saturday expressed profound grief and sorrow over the demise of Aijaz Ahmad Mirza, PDP district president Rajouri who passed away yesterday after a brief spell of illness.
In a condolence message issued here, Bukhari termed the demise of Mr. Mirza as a personal loss as the deceased was known to him since his college days. “I vividly recall my association with him during our studies in Agriculture College where we spent cherishable time together. Mr. Mirza was a noble, kind hearted and a down-to-earth person who would always extend a helping hand to the needy,” Bukhari recalled.
He said that Late Mirza was full of compassion and zeal for serving humanity and his contribution as an astute officer and his brief stint in politics would be remembered in district Rajouri and its adjoining areas wherever he served the people. “At this time of grief, I stand in solidarity with his family, relatives and associates and pray to almighty Allah to give eternal peace to the departed soul and forbearance to the bereaved to bear this irreparable loss,” he added.
Other Party leaders who also condoled the demise of Mr. Mirza included: Senior Vice President Ghulam Hassan Mir, Vice Presidents Aijaz Ahmad Khan, Choudhary Zulfikar Ali, Zaffar Iqbal Manhas, Usman Majid, General Secretaries Rafi Ahmad Mir, Vijay Bakaya, Party’s Chief Coordinator Abdul Majeed Padder, Provincial President Kashmir Province Mohammad Ashraf Mir, Provincial President Jammu Manjit Singh, Party Spokesman Javid Hassan Baig, Provincial Vice President Kashmir Jagmohan Singh Raina, Provincial Vice President Jammu Syed Asgar Ali, state secretary Muntazir Mohi-ud-Din, Provincial President Women Wing Namrta Sharma, party district president Srinagar Noor Mohammed Sheikh, district president Anantnag Abdul Rahim Rather, district president Baramulla Shoaib Nabi Lone, Party District President Kupwara Raja Manzoor, District President Pulwama Ghulam Mohammad Mir, state secretary Muntazir Mohi-ud-Din, the three Provincial Secretaries of the Party Javed Ahmad Mirchal, Abdul Rashid Haroon and Nazir Ahmad Wani (Dailgami).
Party’s senior leader and Ex-Minister Mohammed Dilawar Mir, Ex-Minister Ghulam Mohammed Bhawan, Ex-MLA Choudhary Qamar Hussain, Ex-MLA Yawar Dilawar Mir, Ex-MLA Haji Mumtaz Ahmed Khan, Ex-MLA Kamal Arora, Ex-MLA Faqir Nath and Ex-MLA Prem Lal have also condoled the demise of Mr. Mirza and expressed solidarity with the bereaved family.