Srinagar, Prominent author and journalist Maqbool Sahil passed away on Tuesday evening in Srinagar.
According to reports, Sahil fell while walking in Lal Bazar area of the city. People rushed to the spot and found him dead.
A prolific writer, poet, photographer and journalist Sahil was an author of many books.
He was currently working as a senior editor with Kashmir Parcham and Buland Kashmir sister publication of Rising Kashmir.
Further details are awaited.
Earlier on Monday Maqbool had posted several poetic lines on his Facebook timeline, reads “Zindagani! Khush numa too aur bhi ho sakti thi..Sharat lekin sakht thi, uss ko bhi rakhna tha qsreeb…”
In another post he wrote “Zamana hum ko dhoonday ga….?” I doubt..”