Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has expressed shock and grief over the passing away of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, J. Jayalalithaa.
The Chief Minister described Jayalalithaa as a leader of masses who would be remembered long for introducing many innovative schemes and programmes for public welfare, said an official spokesman.
She said the late leader was one of the highly learned politicians of the country.
In her condolence message to the newly elected Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, O. Panneerselvam, the Chief Minister said J. Jayalalithaa was an example personified of women empowerment who brought a unique style to country?s politics.
She has also prayed for eternal peace to the departed soul of the late leader.