Condoles demise of Hajjis in Mina stampede, condemns recent civilian killings in Kashmir
SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 03: The Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council, that met here Saturday for the Autumn Session paid rich tributes to Dr. A. P. J Abdul Kalam, Former President of India and former legislators of the State who passed away between the last budget session and current autumn session of the State Legislature.
Chairman, Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council, Haji Anayat Ali while speaking on the obituary reference, paid rich tributes to Dr. A. P. J Abdul Kalam. He said Dr. Kalam’s contribution in the field of science has given unique name to India in the world. He said Former President is an inspiration for the scientists of the country and the student’s community.
Haji Anayat also paid rich tributes to the Ex-Legislators of the State. Giving details of the political background of the former legislators, the Chairman said that all the members during their political career have tirelessly worked for the welfare of the people and development of the State.
The Ex-legislatures remembered in the House include Mir Ghulam Mohammad Poonchi, Ex-Legislator, Mr. Abdul Gani Shah (Veeri), Ex- Legislator, Khawaja Sonaullah Dar, Ex- Legislator, Mr. Janak Raj Gupta Ex-MP, Ghulam Mohammad Misgar, Ex- Legislator, Mr. Vir Chand Mahasha Ex-MLC, Mtr. Farida Mir Ex-MLC.
Later, a two-minute silence was also observed as a mark of respect for the deceased President of India and Legislators of the State.