SRINAGAR: The vice-chairman Lakes and Waterways Development Authority (LAWDA) and employees fraternity of the department on Saturday expressed deep shock over the death of their three colleagues in the recent days.
In a statement issued, a spokesperson said that a condolence meeting of LAWDA employees was held under the chairmanship of VC LAWDA Dr Bashir Ahmad Bhat.
“They termed the death of employees as a “great loss” for the department. The employees prayed for the eternal peace of the deceased employees.”
“Three employees namely Firdous Tasleem Khan, Gul Mohammad Bhat and Ghulam Qadir Parray had earlier tested Covid-19 positive and succumbed at several medical facilities in Srinagar. Their death is a great loss for the entire department,” Bhat said while paying tributes to the deceased employees.
He said the entire department is with their families at this hour of grief and expressed heartfelt condolences to the respective families. (KNO)