SRINAGAR — Prof Aziz-ul-Azeem, former Dean Academic Affairs, Head of Department Mathematics and Co-coordinator postgraduate courses at the University of Kashmir, passed away on Saturday evening at Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences (SKIMS) at Soura Srinagar.
Prof Azeem was undergoing treatment after having tested positive for COVID-19.
The University of Kashmir sources said that Prof Aziz-ul-Azeem breathed his last on hospital bed. He had been admitted in the hospital on Friday.
Dr Aziz was a veteran mathematician who came up with Aziz’s Theorem way back in 2003.
Pertinently, two professors who were currently serving at the University of Kashmir lost their lives in May due to COVID-19. (KNT)