A condolence meeting was held on Friday at University of Kashmir’s Law Department to pay tribute to the former head and dean of the department Prof Akram Mir, who passed away here on Tuesday.
According to a varsity statement, the condolence meeting was attended by Dean School of Law, Prof Muhammad Hussain, President KUTA Dr Muheet, Director CCAS Prof GN Khaki, General Secretary KUTA, senior faculty members of the different departments, faculty members of School of Law and hundreds of students.
Recalling the contribution of Prof Akram Mir towards the university in general and Law School in particular, Dean School of Law Prof Muhammad Hussain said, as an academician Prof Akram brought the law department of the university on the national map. Prof GN Khaki described the deceased as one of the great scholars who lived a very simple life.
On the occasion, Dua e Magfirat was also offered for the deceased.