Former Minister for Public Works and MLA Amirakadal Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari has expressed profound grief over the deaths of Kalyan Singh, Additional Secretary R&B and his wife who met a fatal accident at Khilani in Doda district on Friday. Bukhari expressed his condolences with the bereaved family, and prayed for peace to the departed souls. “The deceased officer will be remembered for his remarkable contribution in the department of Public Works. He was a dedicated officer and served in various capacities leaving indelible marks of fairness and probity. I am also grieved to hear that Kalyan was on way to home at Doda to attend his father’s last rites,” Bukhari said while praying for peace to the departed souls. Recalling his short tenure at civil secretariat, the former Minister for Public Works said that the deceased KAS Officer of 2001 batch was noble, soft spoken and sharp to comprehend the nuances of his assignment. He expressed solidarity with the bereaved family especially the children of the deceased couple.
2015 Kashmir Despatch