Srinagar: Former Secretary Jammu and Kashmir Academy of Art, Culture and Languages (AACL) Dr Aziz Hajini passed away after prolonged illness at his residence in Srinagar Saturday night.
He was 64.
He was laid to rest on Sunday.
A well-known Kashmiri writer and poet, he has authored over a dozen books. He has taught at Centre for Shaikh-ul Aalam Studies, University of Kashmir until 2019.