Srinagar: Mother of Kashmir valley’s noted journalist Yusuf Jameel passed away on Monday morning. She had not been well for the past one week.
Wife of well-known educationist (Late) Ghulam Rasool Shah of Saifuddin Pora, she is survived by her sons Manzoor Ahmed Shah, Yusuf Jameel and Bashir Ahmed Shah and a daughter.
Her Nimaz-e-Jinaza was led by Mirwaiz Moulvi Omar Farooq and was attended by a large number of people representing various walks of life.
The family sources said the three-day mourning will end on Wednesday evening and condolences will be received at Jameel’s residence, Az-Zahra, 48 Chinar Avenue, Naseem Bagh in Habak, Hazratbal.