Srinagar, Aug 9: The Department of Tourism has condoled the demise of well known Tour operator, Abdul Hafiz Shalla who passed away here.
Recalling the contribution of the deceased, Secretary, Tourism & Culture, SarmadHafeez termed the passing away of the deceased as a big loss to the tourism fraternity. He conveyed his heartfelt condolences to the bereaved.
Director, Tourism, Kashmir, Dr. G N Itoo has also expressed grief over the passing away of Abdul Hafiz Shalla. He said the deceased besides being a prominent tourism player would always advocate the cause of the entire tourism fraternity and work for the resolution of their issues.
Meanwhile, a condolence meeting, presided over by Secretary, Tourism, was held in which tributes were paid to late Shalla.