Srinagar, Jun 13: The Jammu and Kashmir Young Journalist Association (JKYJA) has paid glowing tributes to Kashmir’s veteran journalist Dr. Shujaat Bukhari on his first death anniversary.
The JKYJA senior members including Ajaz Ahmad War, Bilal Furqani, Bilal Bashir Bhat, Rameez Makhdoomi, Majid Kapra, Umer Bhat and others in a joint statement said with Shujaat Bukhari’s assassination Kashmir’s media fraternity has lost a visionary journalist and his loss is an irreparable loss.
The JKYJA spokesman said besides on journalistic front, late Shujaat Bukhari played a prominent role on cultural and literary fronts as well.
The spokesman JKYJA said undoubtedly his killing was an unfortunate act which is unacceptable in any of the civilized society.
The JKYJA lauded the team Rising Kashmir, Buland Kashmir and Sangarmal in carrying forward the mission of its founder late Shujaat Bukhari.