Abb Takk News

Former Mayor Naimatullah Khan Passes Away

KARACHI: Former Karachi Mayor Naimat Ullah Khan on Tuesday passed away after prolonged illness here in Karachi.

He was 89 years old.

Naimat Ullah Khan was leader of religious party Jamat-e-Islami when he took office of the mayor back in 2001 he left his party position as a Nazim-e City.

According to JI spokesperson, his funeral prayers will be offered tomorrow (Wednesday) in Karachi.

Naimatullah Khan’s daughter and son are currently out of the country. His funeral prayers will be offered after they reach Pakistan, confirmed JI spokesperson in a statement.

Naimthullah Khan was born 1 October 1930 Ajmer, Rajasthan, British India.

He remained City Nazim  Karachi from August 2001 – June 2005.

He graduated from Punjab University with a Masters in Journalism and a Law Degree from Karachi University.

He is a lawyer by profession. He is the chairman of the biggest NGO of Pakistan, Alkhidmat Foundation.