Prominent businessman, Abdul Karim, grandfather of senior editor Greater Kashmir Arif Shafi Wani, passed away on Sunday, at his residence at Old Gagribal Boulevard Road here.
He was laid to rest at Shoori Mohalla Nehru Park graveyard.People from different walks of life participated in his Nimaz-e-Jinaza.Staffers of Greater Kashmir and its sister concern Kashmir Uzma held acondolence meeting and prayed for peace to the departed soul and courage to thebereaved family to bear the irreparable loss.
Various social, religious and political leaders haveexpressed grief over his demise and expressed solidarity with bereaved family.
Chahrum, as per family, will be held on Wednesday April 3 at10.30 am at Shoori Mohalla Nehru Park graveyard. Later a condolence meeting will be held athis residence at Old Gagribal Srinagar.