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Funeral Prayers of Begum Shamim Offered

LAHORE: The funeral prayers of Begum Shamim Akhtar, the mother of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif have been offered today (Saturday) at the Sharif Medical City.

A large number of people belonging to various walks of life attended the last rites of Begum Shamim Akhktar. She will be laid to rest at the Sharif family’s ancestral graveyard next to the grave of her husband, Mian Sharif.

Begum Shamim Akhtar’s body reached Lahore via British Airways flight and was received in Lahore by members of the Sharif family and PML-L leaders and workers at the Allama Iqbal International airport earlier on Saturday morning.