NC leader G N Mir passes away

PAMPORE: Senior National Conference leader Ghulam Nabi Mir passed away at SMHS hospital on Wednesday. He was 70.
Mir was admitted in SMHS, Srinagar a few days back for some ailment where he breathed his last, a family member told Kashmir Reader.
His body was taken to his ancestral town at Frestabal Pampore, where his last rites were held late Wednesday evening.
Mir, hailing from Frestabal Pampore town, was a member of the National Conference since 1947.
In 2008, he unsuccessfully contested assembly elections on NC ticket from Pampore constituency.