Guv, Dy CM remember him as astute administrator
Jammu: Governor N N Vohra and Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh Sunday paid tributes to former chief minister and ruling PDP founder Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on his second death anniversary.
The governor, in his message, said Sayeed was a far sighted political leader and an astute administrator who, during his two tenures as the chief minister, remained focussed on securing development and bettering people of the state.
The deputy chief minister also paid tributes to the former chief minister and said people of the state should carry forward the legacy of the visionary leader and implement his vision for peace, dignity, development and prosperity of the state.
“The vacuum and void created by the demise of Sayeed is very difficult to fill, however, the state would witness a new era of development and prosperity by pursuing the path and vision shown by the late leader,” Singh said.
Meanwhile, Prof Amitabh Mattoo, Advisor to Chief Minister also paid glowing tributes to former Chief Minister Mufti Muhammad Sayeed on his second death anniversary.
While paying homage to the departed leader at his mausoleum at Darashiko Park in Anantnag, Prof Mattoo termed Mufti a visionary who wanted the world to be an abode of peace and amity.
He said Mufti Mohammad Sayeed equally lived for a peaceful solution to Kashmir issue and gave his life serving the people of Jammu and Kashmir. “His dynamism as politician and contribution as a leader will long be remembered in the golden annals of history.”
Prof Mattoo said: “Mufti Sahib had a dream, a light to enlighten every home with Noor of education, and his vision needs to be carried forward as a mission.”