Demise of Lt Gen S K Sinha: JK Govt announces three-day state mourning

The Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday announced three-day state mourning for three days over the demise of Lt Gen S K Sinha.
Demise of Lt Gen S K Sinha: JK Govt announces three-day state mourning
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The Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday announced three-day state mourning for three days over the demise of Lt Gen S K Sinha.

"As a mark of respect to Lt Gen S K Sinha, the former Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, who passed away on 17th November, 2016 (Thursday), the State Government has decided that the  State Mourning shall be observed for 3 days w.e.f 17.11.2016 (Thursday) to 19.11.2016(Saturday)," said an order issued by the General Administration Department.

"The national and state flag shall fly at half-mast during the State Mourning on all buildings and places where these are flown regularly  and there shall be no official entertainment/function during the state mourning."

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