MIRPUR (AJK): Bilqees Begam, wife of Jammu & Kashmir Liberation League President Justice (Retd) Abdul Majeed Mallick, died on Tuesday after prolonged illness.  She was 76 of age. She was bed-ridden since past many years because of breathing problem. She was laid to rest in her ancestral graveyard at sector B/4 here late Tuesday.  Funeral was attended by hundreds of people including serving and retired judges of the AJK judiciary, lawyers, journalists, social and political activists, civil and military officials from across AJK and the city elite.–Reporter

Prominent among those offered the funeral prayer included Justice Muhammad Azam Khan and AJK High Court Chief Justice Ghulam Mustafa Mughal.