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Father of IIS officer passed away

Devinder Singh Kohli | August 29, 2018 06:44 PM
Father of IIS officer passed away

 

Chandigarh:

Father of Indian Information Service (IIS) officer Pavitar Singh, Joint Director, (M&C) Press Information Bureau, Chandigarh, Giani Jiwa Singh breathed his last on Saturday morning after brief illness. He was 78 and Bhog of Sehaj Path of Sri Guru Granth Sahib will be conducted at his village residence and Antim Ardas for the departed soul will be held on Sunday, September 2, 2018 at Gurdwara Tibbi Sahib, village Khudda Ali Sher, UT Chandigarh.

Giani Jiwa Singh who served the Punjab Government and retired from Punjab Roadways, Chandigarh. Throughout his life he performed Gurbani Keertan with his brothers and followed the path of Gurmat.

Giani Jiwa Singh has left behind his family which include his three sons and two daughters and their children.

The cremation of his mortal remains was conducted at his village today in the afternoon, where large number of family members, relatives, members Chandigarh Press Club, journalists and other officials from Central and Punjab Governments paid tributes to the departed soul.

His son Manohar Singh is serving as Assistant Controller, Legal Metrology, Punjab Government, younger son Jodh Singh is serving as Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Panjab University, Chandigarh, daughter Gurjodh Kaur is working as Punjabi lecturer at Government College, Sector 51, Chandigarh.

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