PAKISTAN NEWS: Nawaz, Shebbaz’s mother will be laid to rest in Lahore today

LAHORE: Funeral prayers for Begum Shamim Akhtar, mother of former prime minister Nakaz Sharif and President of the PML-Shehbaz Sharif, are in Lahore today (Saturday).

Funeral services are expected to be held at Sharif Medical City, Raiwind at 1:30 p.m. He will be buried at Jati Umrah.

Late Begum Akhtar’s body was sent to Pakistan from London on a British Airways flight BA-059.

Geo News reported on Saturday morning that his body had arrived in Lahore and was handed over to his son, Shebbaz, who was at Lahore airport with his son Hamza Shahbaz to receive the body.

PML-N spokeswoman Marriyum Aurangzeb and Attaullah Tarar of PML-N were also present at Allama Iqbal Airport.

Most of the PML-N crew entered the airport as a London plane carrying Begum Akhtar’s body arrived in Lahore.

PML-N superintendent Nawaz Sharif conducted his mother’s funeral services in London on Friday with several family members and the group.

The prayers were held at the London Central Mosque – also known as the Regent’s Park Mosque – where the number of participants was to be limited to 30 under the United Kingdom’s coronavirus guidelines.

Recent Articles

US NEWS: Biden to still push for a voting rights bill as he respects the Lord’s legacy

PHILADELPHIA - US President Joe Biden traveled to Philadelphia on Sunday to pay tribute to the assassinated human rights leader theologian King...

US NEWS: Blow for Biden The US Supreme Court is obstructing government vaccination of enormous firms

WASHINGTON: Even as US President Joe Biden called the rise in Covid-19 cases an "unprotected epidemic", highlighting the difference between how it...

US NEWS: US voting rights Joe Biden fights for change in Senate rules

Announcing that the very foundations and future of American democracy and the dignity of the entire world were at stake, US President...

US NEWS: Omicron is becoming the most recent trend for short-term U.S. factories

Jan 10 - When Michael Tamasi got wind of his office on Monday after the vacations, he found nine employees absent from...

US NEWS: U.S. Senator Republican Thune announces run for re-election in 2022

WASHINGTON, Jan 8 - The U.S. Senator John Thune announced on Saturday that he plans to run for re-election in 2022, increasing...

Related Stories

Leave A Reply

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Subscribe Us Get the daily news in your inbox