KARACHI; Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf has announced three-day mourning over the sad demise of senior party leader Naeem-ul-Haq.
The funeral prayer of Naeem ul Haq was offered in Karachi who passed away yesterday after protracted illness. He was 70. Naeemul Haq also served the incumbent Prime Minister Imran Khan as his special assistant on political affairs. He breathed his last at Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi.
Prime Minister Imran Khan and President Arif Alvi expressed deep sorrow and grief over the sad demise of Naeem ul Haque.
They also prayed for the higher ranks of the departed soul and condoled with the bereaved family.
In a tweet, Prime Minister Imran Khan said Naeem ul Haque was one of the ten founding members of PTI .
He said in 23 years of PTI’s trials and tribulations, Naeem ul Haque always stood by him.
Paying tribute to senior PTI leader, he said his death has left an irreplaceable void.
Talking to PTV, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said PTI have lost a loyal friend today.
Special Assistant on Information Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan in a tweet, said Naeem ul Haque was a great asset to the party whose space can never be filled.
Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry, Railway Minister Sheikh Rasheed, Minister for Education Shafqat Mahmood, and Governor Sindh Imran Ismail and others also expressed profound grief and sorrow over the sad demise of Naeem-ul-Haq.
The Special Assistant to Prime Minister for Information Firdous Ashiq Awan visited the residence of deceased senior PTI leader Naeem-ul-Haq in Karachi today and expressed her condolences to the bereaved family.