SRINAGAR (92 News) – Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed has on Thursday morning passed away at a hospital in New Delhi. He was 79 years old.
Sayeed, detected with sepsis, decreased blood count and pneumonia, was admitted to AIIMS on December 24, with complaints of neck pain and fever. He had remained in the intensive care unit of AIIMS since then.
Sayeed is survived by his wife, three daughters including PDP President Mehbooba Mufti, and a son.