The Department of Urdu, University of Jammu has condole the death of noted Urdu Poet & Associate Professor of Iqbal Institute Kashmir Dr.Fareed Parbati who today expired after a brief illness. In this connection, a condolence meeting today held in Department of Urdu ,which is presided over by Prof.Shohab Inayat Malik, HOD Urdu. Prof.M.A.Wani,
Prof. Sukhchain Singh, Dr.Chaman Lal Bhagat, Dr. Mohd Reyaz Ahmed, Dr. Abdul Rasheed, Dr.Farhat Shamim attended the meeting. They paid rich tribute to Dr. Fareed Parbati and described his depth, the great loss to the Urdu language and literature in the state. The speakers recalled his services towards the Urdu language . They described him a towering poet of Urdu Langugae in the state. At the end of meeting two minutes silence was observed in the memory of departed soul.