Jammu Tawi, April 23
State Secretary Communist Party of India (CPI) Com. Ab. Rehman Tukroo expressed deep grief over the passing away of veteran NC leader Ali Muhammed Naik, describing him a dedicated leader who left an indelible mark of selfless service towards people of Jammu and Kashmir. The state has lost a leader of high political and administrative acumen Com. Tukroo said while recalling his contribution in various capacities as a minister and speaker of legislative Assembly. He said Naik was a keen political observer and remained active till the end.