SRINAGAR: Ghulam Nabi Shiada has passed away. A writer and an journalist, Shaida was the editor and promoter of daily newspaper Waadi Ki Awaz. He was unwell for many years.
Srinagar: Kashmir Editors Guild (KEG) condoles the demise of Ghulam Nabi Shaida senior editor and owner of Urdu daily 'Wadi ki Awaaz'.
Shaida Sahab who was not keeping in good health for some time now breathed his last at his Srinagar residence during the night.
— Kashmir Editors Guild (@kasheditguild) January 19, 2021
Senor journalist, Yousuf Jameel broke the news on social media. “Our senior colleague Ghulam Nabi Shaida Sahab (editor and owner of Urdu daily ‘Wadi ki Awaaz‘) breathed his last at his Srinagar residence overnight,” Jameel said. “He would be, as per his will, laid to rest in the ancestral graveyard in Goripora village of Pulwama district in about couple of hours.”
Shaida is survived by his daughter. They live in Srinagar. Mrs Ghulam Nabi Shaida had passed away in March 2015.