Former Chief Minister’s of Jammu and Kashmir Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti on Monday condoled the demise of former chief secretary Muhammad Iqbal Khanday.
Khanday passed away late last night at SKIMS Soura.
Omar, while taking to his twitter handle wrote: “Sorry to hear about the demise of Iqbal Khanday Sb. He was Chief Secretary in J&K & worked with me when I had the privilege of heading the government. My heartfelt condolences to his family & loved ones. Allah Jannat naseeb karey.”
Meanwhile Peoples Democratic Party president Mehbooba Mufti said that Mohammad Iqbal Khandey was a simple person easy to get along with and totally dedicated to his job.
Mehbooba said that in his death, the State Government had lost a dedicated officer and a generous human being.
The PDP chief expressed her deep sympathies to the members of the bereaved family and prayed for the departed soul.