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Constable Aurangzeb laid to rest

The last rites of Constable Aurangzeb Khan were held at the Police Headquarters Garden on Wednesday. The funeral prayers of Aurangzeb were offered by Sindh, Inspector General of Police (IGP), Fayyaz Ahmed

MQM’s ex-UC nazim laid to rest

Funeral prayer of Muttahida Qaumi Movement leader Jalil-ur-Rehman, who was gunned down on Saturday in Hyderabad, were held on Sunday. Two people of Bohra community and MQM’s Jalil-ur-Rehman, who was former UC

Rauf Khalid laid to rest

Artist, TV playmaker, film director, writer and National Institute of Cultural Sciences (NICS) vice chancellor, Abdur Rauf Khalid, was laid to rest at his native village in Charsadda on Friday. Rauf Khaild’s

Hameed Akhtar laid to rest

Senior columnist and journalist Hameed Akhtar was laid to rest in the Defence Housing Authority (DHA) Graveyard on Tuesday. People from all walks of life, including journalists and writers attended the funeral.

Jamil Fakhri laid to rest

Renowned TV actor, Jamil Fakhri, was laid to rest in Miani Sahib Graveyard here on Friday. Jamil Fakhri breathed his last at the Meyo Hospital on Thursday after a brief illness. People

Hakim Zardari laid to rest

Hakim Ali Zardari, veteran politician and father of President Asif Ali Zardari, was laid to rest at Balo-jo-Qubbo, the ancestral graveyard of the Zardari family in Fateh-Ullah Zardari village near Nawabshah on

A Hameed laid to rest

Senior short story writer, novelist and columnist Abdul Hameed, popularly known as A Hameed, died on Thursday. Hameed, 82, had been undergoing treatment at Jinnah Hospital for the last one and a

Kh Asif’s mother laid to rest

LAHORE – The mother of PML-N leader Khawaja Muhammad Asif was laid to rest at her native graveyard in Sialkot in the presence of the mourners from all walks of life, reported a private TV channel Saturday.
Kh Asif’s mother had died after a protracted illness on Friday evening. Senate Chairman Farooq Naek, parliamentarians, industrialists, journalists and others attended the funeral. After attending her funeral at the Imam Sahib Graveyard, they went to the house of Kh Asif.

Prof Zahoor laid to rest

PESHAWAR – Professor Dr Zahoor Ahmad Awan, a well known professor, columnist and presidential award holder, was buried in Peshawar University graveyard on Sunday noon. His funeral prayer was held at the Army Plats Ground in Peshawar.
Dr Zahoor Ahmad Awan passed away on Saturday night at Lady Reading Hospital, Peshawar after a suffering from chronic heart problems. He had been admitted at the hospital for last four days. He was 69. Dr Zahoor served as professor of Urdu at Peshawar

Father of PIA IT director laid to rest

KARACHI – Abdul Ghani, father of PIA’s IT Director Irshad Ghani, was laid to rest at Defence graveyard on Monday. The funeral was attended by PIA Managing Director Nadeem Khan Yousufzai, directors, general managers and other officials and staff of the airline. The soyem will be held at B-26 Darakhshan Villas, Street No. 38 (near The City School) Phase VI, DHA, Karachi on March 29, 2011 after Asr prayers.

Laid off, awaiting a court hearing, KESC employee dies of heart attack

KARACHI – Saleem Shehzad, a former employee of the Karachi Electric Supply Company (KESC) awaiting court orders for reinstatement, died on Sunday after suffering a full cardiac arrest.
A resident of Ranchore Lines, Shehzad was among the 294 management-cadre employees sacked in April 2010 by the KESC management on charges of “poor performance and misconduct,” sources told Pakistan Today. The company’s stated reason for firing these officers was that they had failed to deliver