Funeral prayers for mother of Mehmood-ur-Rasheed offered

LAHORE, May 12 (APP):Namaz-e-Janaza of mother of Mian Mehmood-ur-Rasheed, provincial minister Housing and Urban Development, was offered here at Allama Iqbal Town, Kareem Block, on Sunday.

Punjab Governor Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar, Federal Minister for Education Mian Shafqat Mehmood, Provincial Ministers Ajmal Cheema, Sibtain Khan, Samiullah Chaudhry, Makhdoom Hashim Jawan Bakht, Raja Rashid Hafeez, Mian Aslam Iqbal, Jehanzeb Khitchi, Murad Raas, former Punjab chief minister Mian Manzoor Ahmed Wattoo, former Punjab Assembly Speaker Rana Muhammad Iqbal, Vice Chairman LDA SM Imran, Chairman PHA Gujranwala SA Hameed, Vice Chairman Ali Shabeer, Vice Chancellor Punjab University Dr Niaz Chaudhry, former PU VC Dr Mujahid Kamran, prominent journalist Mujeeb-ur-Rehman Shami, Mian Aamir Mehmood, Dr Amjad Saqib, Khawaja Ahmad Hasaan, leaders and workers of different political parties and a large number of people from various walks of life attended Namaz-e-Janaza.

Meanwhile, President Arif Alvi and Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser also contacted Mian Mehmood-ur-Rasheed separately by telephone and expressed their sorrow and grief over the death of his mother.
Punjab Information Minister Syed Samsam Ali Bukhari, Punjab Health Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid, Minister C&W Sardar Asif Nakai and MNA Pervaiz Malik, and a delegation of Pakistan Awami Tehreek comprising GM Malik, Noorullah Siddiqui and Jawad Hamid met Mian Mehmood-ur-Rasheed at his residence and offered Fateha for his mother.