Srinagar, Jan 03: A renowned social personality of valley, Syed Habibullah Andrabi, father of Vice Chancellor University of Kashmir Prof Khurshid Iqbal Andrabi and Director Agriculture Kashmir, Syed Altaf Aijaz Andrabi, passed away on Wednesday morning after brief illness.
Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti condoled the demise.
The CM, who is also the Pro Chancellor of the university, has prayed for peace to the departed soul and conveyed her sympathies with the bereaved family. Hundreds of people besides a galaxy of religious, political, social personalities and parties, academicians and people from all walks of life participated in the Nimaz-e-Jinazah of the deceased, at their residence at Nobugh, Pathan Colony, Zakura.
Many social, religious and political personalities and organizations condoled the demise of Syed Habibullah Andrabi and prayed for peace to the departed sole and expressed sympathies with the bereaved family.
In different condolence messages, the deceased was described as learned religious personality, blessed with great qualities of gentle behaviour, piousness and simplicity.
People known to Syed Habibullah Andrabi described him as an inspirational personality, who with his social service and public good will be remembered for long.