SRINAGAR: Tanvir Ali Khan, 60, resident of Malerkotla, Punjab died of cardiac arrest on Saturday late night. He was the maternal uncle of journalist, Shams Irfan, who is currently working for The Washington Post.
Khan was retired as professor of Punjabi. He is survived by two sons and wife.
Shams and his family joined his funeral prayers. Khan was laid to rest late night on Sunday.