Friday, July 6, 2012


Jammu July 06 (Only Kashmir): Veteran journalist S D Rohmetra passed away Thursday following a brief illness. He was 73. Editor-in-Chief of The Daily Excelsior, one of the leading English dailies of Jammu and Kashmir, Rohmetra died at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi, early this morning.
Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, Governor NN Vohra, Union Minister for New and Renewable Energy, Dr. Farooq Abdullah, the Chairman, J&K Legislative Council, Amrit Malhotra, the Speaker, Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly, Mohammad Akbar Lone, the Council of Ministers including Peerzada Mohammad Syeed, Ali Mohammad Sagar, Main Altaf Ahmad, Taj Mohi -ud- Din, R. S Chib, S.S. Salathia, Gh. Hassan Mir, A. G. Malik, Aga Syed Ruhulla , Sham Lal Sharma, Ms. Sakina Itoo, Qamar Ali Akhoon, Nawang Rigzin Jora, Advisor to the Chief Minister, Mubarak Gul, Ministers of State, Nasir Aslam Wani, Javid Ahmed Dar, Manohar Lal, Shabir Ahmed Khan and Ajaz Ahmad Khan, Political Advisor to the Chief Minister Devender Singh Rana, The Director General of Police (DGP), K. Rajendra Kumar and the both factions of Hurriyat Conference have expressed their deep sorrow and grief over the sad demise of the veteran Journalist.
In his condolence message Editor-in-Chief Only Kashmir Mr. Bilal Bashir Bhat has expressed his heartfelt condolences and sympathies with the bereaved family of noted journalist S. D. Rohmetra, Chief Editor of Daily Excelsior. (OK)


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