Srinagar: Dr. Arif Qazi, in-charge of Arabic Language and Literature at Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) Awantipora passed away on Tuesday morning after a brief illness.
Dr. Qazi was a well-known scholar of Arabic Language with number of international and national publications to his credit.
IUST has expressed shock over the passing away of Dr. Arif Qazi. Vice Chancellor IUST Prof. Mushtaq Siddiqi has expressed heartfelt condolences over his death and called it a huge loss for the university.
His Namaz-e-Janaza will be held at his residence near Sangeen, Darwaza Hawal, Srinagar at 11:00 am.