Ali Mohd, Grandfather of journalist Aatif Qayoom passed away on Wednesday evening at his residence at shatgund payeen area of mawer in north Kashmir’s kupwara district.

Ali Mohd , 85 died after a brief illness at his home today.

His nimaz janazah will be offered tomorrow 10 am  at his ancestral graveyard in Shatgund.

All walks of people including Kashmir crown editor-in-chief Shahid Imran and team have expressed grief over the demise of Aatif ’s Grandfather and prayed for the eternal peace to the departed soul.