Srinagar: Former Minster, Ghulam Mohi ud Din Sofi of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district passed away Tuesday, sources said.
According to family sources of Sofi he breathed his last in SKIMS, Soura at 8.50 am.
He was admitted at SKIMS some days back after complaining chest pain.
A resident of Handwara, Sofi was forest Minster in late Mufti Mohammad Syeed’s cabinet in 2002.
Sofi successfully contested 2002 elections independently. He had later joined Mufti’s PDP.