Srinagar, May 2
National Conference (NC) president Dr. Farooq Abdullah and working president, Omar Abdullah on Tuesday expressed profound grief and sorrow over the demise of senior Advocate of the High Court and former chairman of the State Human Rights Commission, Advocate Rafiq Fida who passed away in Srinagar.
Paying glowing tributes to Fida, Dr Farooq and Mr. Omar Abdullah highlighted his contributions to the legal fraternity, the State and the party.
“Rafiq Fida Sahab devoted his life to the pursuits of justice and empowering the disempowered. In his demise the legal fraternity has lost an able, compassionate and dedicate veteran”, Dr. Farooq Abdullah said in his message.
Meanwhile senior party leaders including NC general secretary Ali Mohammad Sagar, NC additional general secretary Dr. Sheikh Mustafa Kamal, provincial president Nasir Aslam Wani, party legislators and functionaries have also expressed grief and sorrow over Rafiq Fida’s demise and prayed for peace to the departed soul.