Ex-diplomat & former MP Syed Shahabuddin passes away

Noida, March 4: Former Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officer and parliamentarian Syed Shahabuddin, who was suffering from a prolonged illness, died at a hospital in this suburb of the national capital on Saturday morning, a close aide said.

"Shahabuddin, former President of All India Muslim Majlise Mushawarat left for heavenly abode this morning at 6.22 a.m., " close associate Navaid Hamid, who is currently President of the All India Muslim Majlise Mushawarat said.

He was admitted at the Jaypee Hospital, Noida.