January 07 :- The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee, Vice-President M Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister, Narendra
Modi, Union Home Minister, Rajnath Singh,Union Minister of Consumer
Affairs Ram Vilas Paswan, Union Minister of of Road Transport, Highways Nitin Gadkari, Governor N.N. Vohra and others condoled the
death of Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed,
The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee has condoled the passing away of Shri Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir.
In a condolence message to his daughter, Ms. Mehbooba Mufti, the President has said, “I am sad to learn about the passing away of your
father, Shri Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir.
Shri Sayeed was a colleague of long years. He distinguished himself through remarkable political acumen and vision. Throughout his life, Shri Sayeed worked for the socio-political transformation and betterment of the State of Jammu and Kashmir. In his passing away, we
have lost an outstanding public figure who was always in touch with the grassroots of society. Shri Sayeed’s contribution to Jammu and
Kashmir and India through long years of public service will be always remembered.
Please accept my heartfelt condolences and convey them to all other members of your family. May God give you and your family the strength and courage to bear this irreparable loss”.
Vice-President M Hamid Ansari today condoled the death of Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, describing him as ”a consensus builder” who placed the nation’s interest ahead of other consideration.
Expressing grief over his demise, Dr Ansari in a condolence message said the Mufti was as an ”eminent statesman and popular leader”.
”Mufti Sayeed made immense contribution to the progress and welfare of the state of Jammu and Kashmir. He was a consensus builder and always placed the nation’s interest ahead of every other consideration.
His death is an irreparable loss to the people of India,” he said in his condolence message.
The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi has condoled the passing away of J&K
CM Shri Mufti Mohammad Sayeed.
“Mufti Sahab’s demise leaves a huge void in the nation & in J&K, where his exemplary leadership had a major impact on people’s lives. RIP.What stood out about Mufti Sahab was his statesmanship. In his long
political journey he won many admirers across the political spectrum.
Mufti Sahab provided a healing touch to J&K through his leadership. He
will be missed by all of us. Condolences to his family & supporters”,
the Prime Minister said.