Mehbooba anguished over death of ex-President Dr. Abdul Kalam
SRINAGAR, JULY 27, 2015 – Member Parliament and President, People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Mehbooba Mufti, has expressed deep sorrow and anguish over the passing away of former President and Bharat Ratna, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam in Shillong today.
In her condolence message, Mehbooba described Dr. Abdul Kalam as a great nation builder, who was an inspiration to an entire generation of people in the country. “I am deeply saddened by the death of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam. We have lost a great scientist and a youth icon,” she said in her message of condolence.
Mehbooba conveyed her sympathies to the bereaved family and prayed for peace to the departed soul.