New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed died at a hospital in New Delhi this morning. President Pranab Mukherjee and other leaders sent their condolences and paid tribute to Mufti Mohammad Sayeed.
Mufti Sahab's demise leaves a huge void in the nation & in J&K, where his exemplary leadership had a major impact on people's lives. RIP. What stood out about Mufti Sahab was his statesmanship. In his long political journey he won many admirers across the political spectrum. Mufti Sahab provided a healing touch to J&K through his leadership. He will be missed by all of us. Condolences to his family & supporters.
Narendra Modi (Prime Minister)
Heartfelt condolences on the passing away of J&K CM Mufti Mohammad Sayeed
Pranab Mukherjee (President)
Deeply pained to learn of J&K CM's demise.He was known for his love for common people, specially the underprivileged.
Rajnath Singh (Home Minister)
Deeply saddened by the demise of Mufti Sahab, he was a rare politician. My condolences to his family & supporters in this hour of grief.
Amit Shah (BJP President)
Muftiji was a visionary leader who dedicated his entire life to a united and strong J&K and India. His demise at a crucial juncture is saddening.
Ram Madhav (BJP Leader)
Very sad to hear about Shri Mufti Mohd. Sayeed's demise. May his soul rest in peace. Heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family.
Arvind Kejriwal (Delhi Chief Minister)
Saddened to hear about passing away of Mufti Mohammad Sayeed ji. My condolences to his family, people of J&K and party colleagues.
Mamata Banerjee (West Bengal Chief Minister)
Saddened to know about the passing away of J&K chief minister Mufti Saab. Met him recently. He was a warm person & easily approachable. RIP