KARACHI: Pakistan army officer who embraced martyrdom on the Pakistan-Afghan border Major Adeel Shahid funeral prayers will be held in Karachi today.
Major Shahid was belonged to Karachi area of Gulistan-e-Jauhar and has a residence in Farhan tower while area people and relatives reached to his house after hearing news of his martyrdom.
Major Adeel Shahid & Sepoy Faraz Hussain embraced shahadat on Pak-Afg Border in Mohmand Distt. Squad under shaheed offr was supervising fencing work in an area which carried critical infiltration route. Shaheeds fell victim to an IED planted by terrorists from across the border. pic.twitter.com/NtEVllHqtq
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He has embraced martyrdom in district Muhmand while his funeral will be held in Incholi imambargah in Karachi after Zuhrain prayers.
The martyred officer has married the widow of his friend who embraced martyrdom in the operation Zarb-e-azb while he has let three children.