Kozhikode native on Hajj pilgrimage passes away in Mecca
Mecca: A retired teacher from Kozhikode passed away during Hajj pilgrimage in Mecca. The deceased was identified as Kalathil Ahammad Kutty (65), a native of Ramanattukkara here.
Ahammad Kutty was the former state general secretary of Kerala Urdu Teachers Association. He also served as Anjuman-i-Taraqqi-I Urdu Kerala secretary, Urdu Teachers’ Forum state general secretary, Kerala Urdu centre committee member and Pensioners League state secretary.
He arrived at Mecca to perform Hajj pilgrimage along with his wife Nabeesa. He was admitted to a hospital after suffering from fever. His last rites were performed in Mecca on Monday.