Awami National Conference on Saturday released a book on the life and contributions of its founder and former Chief Minister Ghulam Mohammad Shah at Jammu Press Club. The event witnessed assembly of some of late politicians friends and colleagues.
In presence of Shah’s widow Begum Khalida Shah, the book Hayaat-u-Khidmat was released by political leader and former minister G M Mir Poonchi. The event was attended by Gulchan Singh Charak , Dilawar Mir, S Joginder Singh Riana, GD Shah, Hashmatullah Khan and veteran editor Ved Bhasin.
Shah’s son Muzzafar Shah said the book depicts a very significant political chapter without which the contemporary political history of Jammu and Kashmir could remain lopsided. “We firmly believe that readers will find some startling hidden aspects connected with Jammu and Kashmir state for purposes of record and reference for our posterity,” Shah was quoted saying in a party statement. The statement offered list of the participants than details about the book. Even the author of the book or its editor was not mentioned.