JK to observe 3 day mourning for V P Singh
The J&K government announced a three-day state mourning as a mark of respect to former Prime Minister V P Singh.india Updated: Nov 28, 2008 13:11 IST
The Jammu and Kashmir government on Friday announced a three-day state mourning as a mark of respect to former Prime Minister V P Singh, an official spokesman in Srinagar said.
"The state will observe three days mourning and national and state flags on all buildings will fly at half past during these days," the spokesman said.
77-year-old Singh died in New Delhi on Thursday after battling blood cancer for over 17 years and renal failure.
First Published: Nov 28, 2008 11:00 IST