Thu, Jan 07, 2016, 10:13 AM
Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir, Mufti Mohd. Sayeed passed away, at AIIMS in Delhi, while undergoing treatment for prolonged illness. He is 79. Born on January 12, 1936, Syed was founder of People's Democratic Party (PDP) and was chief minister of J&K twice. He took the reigns on March 1st , 2015. His daughter, Mehbooba Mufti, might take over after him.