Heartfelt condolences on the passing away of J & K CM Mufti Mohammad Sayeed #PresidentMukherjee— President of India (@RashtrapatiBhvn) January 7, 2016
Contribution of Mufti Mohammad Sayeed to J & K and India through long years of public service will be always remembered #PresidentMukherjee — President of India (@RashtrapatiBhvn) January 7, 2016
#PresidentMukherjee has in a letter to Mehbooba Mufti conveyed his condolences on the passing away of her father Shri Mufti Mohammad Sayeed— President of India (@RashtrapatiBhvn) January 7, 2016
Shri Mufti Mohammad Sayeed distinguished himself through remarkable political acumen and vision #PresidentMukherjee — President of India (@RashtrapatiBhvn) January 7, 2016
Throughout his life, Shri Sayeed worked for the socio-political transformation & betterment of the State of J&K #PresidentMukherjee— President of India (@RashtrapatiBhvn) January 7, 2016
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.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) January 7, 2016
What stood out about Mufti Sahab was his statesmanship. In his long political journey he won many admirers across the political spectrum. — Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) January 7, 2016
Home Minister Rajnath Singh said the demise of Mufti Sayeed is an irreparable loss to Jammu and Kashmir. His departure has also left a big void in national politics. He said he was known for his love for common people, specially the underprivileged. Sayeed had a wonderful understanding of complex issues pertaining to J&K. He wanted to bring permanent peace to the valley.
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 (@narendramodi) January 7, 2016
Mufti Saheb was a seasoned leader. He has gone when we needed him the most. My heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family.— Sushma Swaraj (@SushmaSwaraj) January 7, 2016
Extremely saddened to learn of the passing away of Mufti Mohammad Sayeed Saab. My condolences to his family and supporters — Office of RG (@OfficeOfRG) January 7, 2016
A veteran politician, he had a long & distinguished political career. His loss will be deeply mourned in J&K and across the country— Office of RG (@OfficeOfRG) January 7, 2016
Just heard the terrible terrible news of Mufti Sahib’s passing away. I’m shocked & deeply saddened. May he rest in peace. — Omar Abdullah (@abdullah_omar) January 7, 2016
My heart felt sympathies to Mrs Syed, Mehbooba & the entire family in this most difficult of times. My & my family’s prayers are with them.— Omar Abdullah (@abdullah_omar) January 7, 2016
Sorry to hear about the sad demise of Mufti Saheb. A great Leader & a greater Human Being. We shall all miss him. May his Soul rest in Peace — digvijaya singh (@digvijaya_28) January 7, 2016Many PDP leaders when contacted by this reporter yesterday said that his chances of survival were very bleak. They also said that that his daughter Mehooba Mufti will be elevated as chief minster of the state. But it was said that Mehooba Mufti was upset with the ill health of his father and doesn’t want to replace as it was it was very emotional and painful for her to replace his father. Earlier, Peope’s Democratic Party Spokesperson said that cadres of the party, leaders and even New Delhi wants Mehooba Mufti to be chief minister but as it was difficult for her to replace his father. Sayeed was sworn as chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir on March 2015. It was for the first time in the history of Jammu and Kashmir that any regional party has joined BJP to form the government in the state.
Mortal remains of #MuftiMohammadSayeed being taken from AIIMS (Delhi) pic.twitter.com/i4ZYAdT6E7 — ANI (@ANI_news) January 7, 2016that there is no alternative to Modi and he will be Prime Minister for next 10 years.
PM Narendra Modi pays homage to late J&K CM Mufti Mohammad Sayeed at Palam Airport (Delhi) (source: PIB) pic.twitter.com/ZS50CQdksQ— ANI (@ANI_news) January 7, 2016