Former Chief Education Officer, Sharief ud din Qureshi passed away early Firday morning. He was 85.
Survived by his aged widow and four daughters, Mr Qureshi served education department of J&K for a long time teaching stalwarts across Jammu and Kashmir. He retired as Education Officer. Besides, he had been a regular columnist with local newspapers of Kashmir.
He was father-in-law of Dr Siraj Ud Din Ahmad who retired as medical superintend JLNM hospital Rainawari, Naseer Ahmad (JK Bank), Er Muhammad Yaseen Nehvi (JKPCC), Khurshid Ul Islam (IMPA). Late Qureshi is being laid to rest around noon later in the day.