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Reactions on J&K CM Mufti Mohd Sayeed's death

Jammu And Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed Passed Away On Thursday Morning At The All India Institute Of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). Here Are The Reactions To His Death:

News Nation Bureau | Edited By : Bindiya Bhatt | Updated on: 07 Jan 2016, 11:09:34 AM

New Delhi:

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed passed away on Thursday morning at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). Here are the reactions to his death:

PM Narendra Modi: Mufti Sahab provided a healing touch to J&K through his leadership. He will be missed by all of us. Condolences to his family & supporters. What stood out about Mufti Sahab was his statesmanship.  In his long political journey he won many admirers across the political spectrum.

President Pranab Mukherjee: Contribution of Mufti Mohammad Sayeed to Jammu and Kashmir and India through long years of public service will always be remembered.

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh: He was known for his love for common people, especially the underprivileged. Mufti Sayeed ji had a wonderful understanding of complex issues pertaining to J&K. He wanted to bring permanent peace to the Valley.

Former J&K CM Omar Abdullah: Just heard the terrible news of Mufti Sahib’s passing away. I’m shocked and deeply saddened.  May he rest in peace.

CPI-M leader Mohammed Yusuf Tarigami: The state had lost a leader who had given valuable contribution for building peace in the region.

Ghulam Nabi Azad, Congress: We are saddened, he was a hard-working man.

Rafiq Mir, PDP: Sad news for the entire nation, his demise leaves a huge void. This matter was not decided but obviously our choice is President of Party Mehbooba ji. 

Kalraj Mishra, Union Minister: Demise of Mufti Mohammad Sayeed is saddening, he was a great leader.

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First Published : 07 Jan 2016, 11:06:00 AM