KARACHI: The spouse of late Mir Khalil-ur-Rahman — Mehmooda Khalil-ur-Rahman — has handed away in Karachi on the age of 95.
Her funeral prayers shall be provided in Karachi at this time after Friday prayers.
She was the mom of Jang/Geo Editor-in-Chief Mir Shakil-ur-Rahman and the grandmother of Geo Tv Community CEO Mir Ibrahim Rahman.
Conserving in view the COVID-19 scenario, the household of the deceased have requested folks to hope for her from house.
Ms Rahman is survived by a son and 4 daughters, 24 grandchildren, and 22 great-grandchildren.
Varied leaders shared their condolences with the Rahman household upon listening to the tragic information.
Taking to his official Twitter deal with, Prime Minister Imran Khan: “My prayers [and] condolences go to the Mir household on the passing of Mir Shakil ur Rehman’s mom and Mir Ibrahim’s grandmother.”
President Dr Arif Ali wrote on Twitter: “I wish to provide my condolences on the demise of Begum Mir Khalil-ur-Rehman.”
Shedding mild on the character of the demise , he mentioned: “She was a dignified girl who identical to her husband had a particular place in her coronary heart for me and my household. The late Mir Sahib was additionally very humble and possessed a giant coronary heart.”
Federal Minister for Data and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry, Federal Minister for Inside Sheikh Rasheed and Particular Assistant to Prime Minister of Pakistan on Political Communication Dr Shahbaz Gill additionally prolonged their condolences.
PML-N President Shahbaz Sharif and PML-N spokesperson Marriyum Aurangzeb additionally prayed for the soul of the deceased.
Aurangzeb wrote on Twitter: “Deeply saddened on the demise of the spouse of Mir Khalil-ur-Rehman, the founding father of Jang Geo Group, and the mom of Mir Shakeel-ur-Rehman, the editor-in-chief.”
“We prolong our heartfelt condolences to all of the relations together with Mir Shakeel-ur-Rehman and Mir Ibrahim. Could Allah Almighty grant her a excessive place in Paradise and provides persistence to her household. Ameen!” she added.
Amongst different leaders Chief Minister Punjab Usman Buzdar , Adviser to Prime Minister on Accountability and Inside Mirza Shahzad Akhbar and former Particular Assistant to CM Punjab for Data Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan additionally shared their sympathies with the household of the deceased.