An octogenarian member of Mirwaiz family, Moulvi Ali Muhammad Jan, who was the elder brother of Mirwaiz Moulvi Muhammad Farooq and the uncle of Mirwaiz-e-Kashmir Dr Moulvi Muhammad Umar Farooq, passed away today after a brief illness.
The deceased was a resident of Kursoo Rajbagh. He was the grandson of Mirwaiz Moulana Ateequllah Shah and the elder son of Moulvi Muhammad Amin.
He was a pious, noble, kind-hearted and a man of character who spent his life in a much humble way, said a family member.
Due to prevailing covid restrictions there will no be condolence meeting or gathering at the house of the deceased, he said.