New Delhi: Mohammad Amin, a former vice-chancellor of Jamia Millia Islamia and who taught history at St Stephens College for over four decades, died yesterday, a university official said. He was 86.
He is survived by his wife Khursheed Amin, son Shahid Amin and daughter Ghazala Amin. Amin was a recipient of the Padma Bhushan award.
Former chief election commissioner S.Y. Quraishi tweeted: "Sad to announce that our dearest teacher Prof. Amin is no more. For four decades he was the alter ego of St Stephen's college. Praying for him."