Former bureaucrat SMH Burney dead

SMH Burney, a former bureaucrat and former governor of Haryana, has passed away, family sources said.

IANS| Last Updated: Feb 08, 2014, 10:58 AM IST

New Delhi: SMH Burney, a former bureaucrat and former governor of Haryana, has passed away, family sources said on Saturday.
Burney, who was the Information and Broadcasting Ministry secretary during the Emergency, died at his home here on Friday night, the sources said.
He also served as chairman of the National Commission for Minorities.