Islamabad, September 07 (KMS): Qul for the departed soul of renowned journalist and Executive Director of Kashmir Media Service, Shaikh Tajammul-ul-Islam, was held at Bilal Masjid, Block-D, Police Foundation, Islamabad, today.
A large number of people belonging to different walks of life including Hurriyat AJK leaders, members of Kashmiri community, politicians, journalists and lawyers held Quran Khawani and prayed for the soul of deceased. They prayed Allah Almighty to rest the departed soul in eternal peace and grant courage to the bereaved family to bear this loss with patience.
Addressing on the occasion, the speakers including former AJK Prime Minister, Sardar Ateeque Ahmed Khan, and Hurriyat AJK leaders, Muhammad Farooq Rehmani, Ghulam Muhammad Safi and Altaf Ahmed Butt, paid glowing tributes to Shaikh Tajammul-ul-Islam for his contribution and sacrifices for the Kashmir cause.
Shaikh Tajammul-ul-Islam passed away on Sunday night at Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences, Islamabad, after a brief illness. He was laid to rest at a local graveyard in Police Foundation, Islamabad, yesterday.