Director Information Muneer-ul-Islam bereaved

A family source said that Abdul Mateen (53), elder brother of Muneer-ul-Islam breathed his last at SKIMS Soura today morning.

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Srinagar, Publish Date: Dec 12 2017 3:13PM | Updated Date: Dec 12 2017 3:58PM
Director Information Muneer-ul-Islam bereaved

Elder brother of Director Information Muneer-ul-Islam passed away on Tuesday after brief illness.

A family source said that Abdul Mateen (53), elder brother of Muneer-ul-Islam breathed his last at SKIMS Soura today morning.

His nimaz-e-janaza will be offered at 6:30 pm at his native Nathipora village in Dooru area of Anantnag in south Kashmir.

Abdul Mateen, a former employee of Centaur Lake View Hotel and a former student leader, passed away at SKIMS Soura today morning after brief illness. He is survived by wife and two kids.

Born at Nathipora, Dooru in district Anantnag, Abdul Mateen did his LLB from Kashmir University in 1992. He was the president of Kashmir University Students Union during early 1990s. After serving for some time in Centaur Lake View Hotel, Mateen took voluntary retirement in 2007.

The Department of Information and Public Relations has condoled the demise of Khawaja Abdul Mateen.

Separate condolence meetings were held at the Directorate of Information, office of Joint Director Information Jammu, Joint Director Information Kashmir and the District Information Centres to express solidarity with the bereaved family. The meetings also prayed for peace to the departed soul, said a spokesman.