Mehbooba, Omar laud rare feat


KG News Desk

Srinagar, May 11: Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti today congratulated Athar Aamir Ul Shafi Khan, a 23-year-old boy from Anantnag district for securing the second position in the prestigious IAS examinations.

Mehbooba also lauded the performance of all those who cracked the country’s premier civil services examination from the state, an official spokesman said.

Admiring Khan for his success, she said his feat will inspire many other youngsters.

“There is no dearth of talent in our state which Khan has proved today.Many congratulations for having successfully cleared the examinations with flying colours and my best wishes as you start your journey to serve the people,” she said.

Former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah also congratulated Khan and wished him a bright future.

“Heartiest congratulations to Aamir ul Shafi Khan of Devipora, Anantnag for standing second in the UPSC exams this year. Well done young man,” Omar tweeted.

Omar, also the opposition National Conference (NC) working president, wrote “May your star shine bright & may you bring laurels to your family, your state & your country. All the very best for a bright future Aamir.