ISLAMABAD, Oct 13 (APP): Rashida Butt, a former editor of
Associated Press of Pakistan died after brief illness here on
Ms Butt served with APP for around 25 years, mostly in her
capacity as editor at the Central News Desk. She also worked at the administration department for some time.
The APP management expressed deep sorrow and grief over the death of Ms Butt and prayed for her departed soul to rest in peace.
Commonly known as ‘Madam Butt’ among her colleagues and journalist fraternity, the senior staffer was living a retirement life at Media Town.
Her funeral will be offered on Thursday after Isha prayers at
Media Town, Lohi Bher.