Senior journalist Arif Nizami handed away in Lahore Geo Information reported on Wednesday, citing his nephew, Babar Nizami.
The veteran journalist was below therapy at a hospital for the final two weeks after he had suffered a coronary heart assault. Following the assault, he was shifted to an ICU, however he couldn’t recuperate from it and breathed his final immediately, Babar mentioned.
Nizami had served because the caretaker federal minister for data and postal service in former caretaker prime minister Mir Hazar Khan Khoso’s cupboard again in 2013. He was the son of Hameed Nizami, the founder Nawa-i-Waqt Group of newspapers
The small print of his funeral prayers shall be knowledgeable afterward.
Prime Minister Imran Khan, reacting to the journalist’s loss of life, mentioned: “Saddened to study of the passing of veteran journalist, editor, and political commentator Arif Nizami.”
“My condolences and prayers go to his household,” he added.
Minister for Inside Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed mentioned he was saddened to listen to about Nizami’s demise, including that it was a “private loss” for him.
“Might Allah have mercy on the deceased,” he added.
Federal Minister for Data and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry mentioned he had a protracted relationship with Nizami. “His father and my grandfather struggled collectively for Pakistan.”
“He was identical to a household elder for me,” he added.
Sindh authorities spokesperson Murtaza Wahab mentioned Nizami was an icon within the area of journalism and had all the time most well-liked substance over sensationalism.
“Might Allah Ta’ala bless his soul & give power to the bereaved household,” the spokesperson added.