Senior Urdu journalist Sajid Rashid passed away this evening at a hospital here, family sources said.
He was 60 and is survived by wife and three sons.
Rashid, editor of Urdu daily Shahafat, had undergone a bypass surgery couple of days ago.
Family sources said that he was operated in Prince Aly Khan hospital and after a heart surgery he passed away this evening.
Rashid was also the editor of the daily, Urdu Times, for 10 years. He was a regular columnist for various national Hindi dailies.
Rashid was also the chairman of Maharashtra State Urdu Academy in 1995.
Veteran Urdu Journalist Sajid Rashid Passes Away
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