SRINAGAR: Gull Hassan Wani, father of senior journalist and Kashmir Life’s Editor-in-Chief, Masood Hussian, passed away this morning at SKIMS, Soura.
As per family members, Wani was not keeping well from some time and was admitted to SKIMS Soura on Wednesday, late evening.
As his condition deteriorated, he was put on ventilator support, where he breathed his last at around 5 am.
A resident of Gehend village in Shopian district in south Kashmir, he will be laid to rest at his ancestral graveyard. Before that funeral prayers will be held around 12 in the noon.
Late Wani is survived by wife, five sons and a daughter, all settled.
Condoling the demise, Kashmir Life family prays for peace to the departed soul and courage to the bereaved editor and his family to bear this loss.