Srinagar: Syed Habibullah Andrabi, father of Kashmir University Vice Chancellor Prof Khurshid Iqbal Andrabi, passed away on Wednesday morning after brief illness.
Hundreds of people from different walks of life participated in the Nimaz-e-Jinazah of the deceased at their residence at Nobugh, Pathan Colony Zakura.
Meanwhile, Governor N.N. Vohra has expressed grief over the sad demise of Syed Habibullah Andrabi.
In a message, the governor prayed to the Almighty for granting peace to the departed soul and strength to the bereaved family to bear this loss.
Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti also condoled the demise of father of Prof Khurshid Iqbal Andrabi, Vice Chancellor University of Kashmir. The deceased was also the father of Director, Agriculture, Kashmir, Syed Altaf Andrabi.
Chief Minister, 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.