Srinagar: Convener Kashmiri Advisory Board Sahitya Akademi New Delhi and Patron Adbee Markaz Kamraz Dr. Aziz Hajini has expressed heartfelt grief over the sad demise of noted poet, scholar and language activist Shahbaz Rajourvi.
In his condolence message issued, Hajini while paying rich tribute to the deceased scholar recalled the continuous struggle of Shahbaz for preservation and promotion of Kashmiri Language in Pirpanchal region of Jammu division.
“Shahbaz was a versatile poet and writer with full command on Kashmiri, Urdu, Pahari and Gojri languages. He has about one dozen published books to his credit. His contribution in upliftment of education, culture and ethos in the far flung areas of Rajouri will always be remembered” said Hajini in his statement.
While praying for eternal peace of the departed soul, he has expressed solidarity with the bereaved family.