Former Education Minister and senior leader of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Naeem Akthar, has expressed his grief and shock on the sad demise of KAS Officer, Kalyan Singh and his family members, who lost their lives in a tragic road accident at Kehlani near Doda this morning. Expressing his sorrow over the tragic accident, which claimed lives of a brilliant KAS officer and his family members, Naeem Akthar said that death of Kalyan Singh was great loss to the State. He further added Kalyan Singh, a senior KAS officer of 2001, was an honest and capable officer fully dedicated towards causes of general public especially poor masses. “I am deeply shocked and saddened to know about the death of Kalyan Singh and his other family members”, Akthar said in his message. Naeem Akthar expressed his heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families and prayed for the eternal peace of the departed souls and grant of courage to the bereaved families to bear the irreparable loss.
2015 Kashmir Despatch