Family sources said that former director of health Kashmir, Dr Syed Mohammad Qasim Andrabi passed away on Monday at his residence in Srinagar.
Family Members said that Dr Syed Qasim passed away at around 9:30 PM at his residence in the Umerhair Buchpora locality of Srinagar.
Dr Qasim has served as Director of Health Services Kashmir and Medical Superintendent of all major hospitals of the valley in the past. He also served as Honorary Secretary for J&K Tuberculosis Association and post-retirement he taught at JVC Medical College. He is survived by a son and a daughter.
Family sources said that congregational Fateh Khwani will be held on Friday at 2:15 pm after Friday prayers.