Jammu 19 January (KNB): Director Information and Public Relations, Dr Syed Sehrish Asgar along with officers and employees of Department of Information and Public Relations condoled the demise of renowned journalist and Editor-in-Chief of Wadi-ki-Awaz, Ghulam Nabi Shaida who passed away last night after a brief illness.
A statement issued to Kashmir News Bureau said that Dr Sehrish chaired a condolence meet at the Media Complex, in which all the employees of DIPR participated. The participants expressed deep sorrow and grief over the demise of GN Shaida.
Speaking during the condolence meet, Dr Sehrish highlighted the contribution of GN Shaida during his professional career and said that his death is a great loss to the society as he played a leading role in highlighting the local public issues through his journalistic work.
Dr Sehrish observed that Shaida was an able journalist and upright professional who devoted his entire life for public good.
Dr Sehrish and other participants offered their deepest condolences to the bereaved family and prayed for eternal peace to the departed soul and courage for the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss. (KNB)