JAMMU: The Speaker, Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly Mr. Mubarak Gul yesterday visited the residence of Late Altaf Ahmad Wani who was killed due to the hit of the fire at Saidpur Eidgah on March 13 and condoled with his family members.
Minister of State for Home Mr. Sajad Ahmad Kichloo, Former Minister and MLA Mr. Nasir Aslam Wani, District Development Commissioner, Srinagar, Senior Superintendent of Police, Srinagar and other district officers accompanied the Speaker during his visit.
On the occasion, special prayers were held for the eternal peace to the departed soul.
Mr. Gul described late Wani a noble soul whose contribution for the welfare of the people of the area will be remembered for ever.
The Speaker said that late Wani was a social worker and he always worked for the welfare of artisan community and weaker sections of the society of the Eidgarh area. Mr. Gul said that he was always keen in projecting the problems of youth of the area.
The Speaker assured the family members that Government has already constituted an enquiry committee headed by DGP and hoped that culprits would be soon brought to book.
Mr. Gul gave immediate ex-gratia relief to the next kin of the deceased as he was the only bread earner of his family. He assured them that every possible assistance would be provided to the next kin which include the three daughters and the old parents of the deceased.
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