The District Administration Bandipora has condoled the demise of Choudhary Salam Din, father of DC Bandipora Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary.

A condolence meeting was convened on Thursday at Conference hall of Mini-Secretariat Bandipora under the chairmanship of Additional Deputy Commissioner Bandipora Zahoor Ahmad Mir. The Condolence meet was attended by all the district heads of various departments, heads of various educational institutions and staff members of the mini-secretariat.

The participants expressed profound grief and sorrow over the demise of Choudhary Salam Din, a former Revenue Officer and father of Deputy Commissioner Bandipora and recalled his services and contribution to serve the people of state. The participants also remembered him as a distinguished writer and Litterateur who was well versed in Arabic, Persian and Urdu.

The meeting while expressing solidarity with the Deputy Commissioner Bandipora and the bereaved family, prayed for eternal peace to the departed soul.