Karachi (February 01, 2018): Senior Pakistan People’s Party leader Meer Hazar Khan Bijarani and his wife have been found dead. The Bijarani family has confirmed the minister’s death, while the cause of death is yet to be ascertained.
According to initial information, Senior PPP leader and Provincial Minister Meer Hazar Khan Bijarani and his wife Fareeha Razaq have been found dead in their bedroom in defense Khayaban-e- Shamsher.
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The bodies were recovered after breaking down door of their room. Sources said Bijarani’s son, MNA Mir Shabbir Ali Bijarani, was at Bilawal House for a meeting when he was informed of the news.
According to rescue officials, Bijarani and his wife Fareeha Razzaq Haroon were found dead and are being transported to a hospital. The Bijarani family has confirmed the minister’s death, while the cause of death is yet to be ascertained.The veteran politician has served several times as federal and provincial minister during the tenures of PPP.
He was provincial law maker, elected from Kashmore. Bajarani was also Provincial Minister for Planning and Development.Meer Hazar Khan Bijarani was politically near to slain PPP leader Benazir Bhutto. He was also former Federal Minister.
Bijarani was elected from the PS-16 constituency of Jacobabad-Kashmore and has remained an MNA and senator.
Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah, Home Minister Sohail Anwar Siyal and several other party leaders and workers have also reached at Meer Hazar Khan Bijarani Residence.According to Police, it can be a suicide case.
Shutter down has been announced in the native town of Meer Hazar Khan Bijarani.
Although Federal Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal is in Karachi today, however he has neither given any statement related to this incident nor visited the Hazar Khan Bijarani house.
Meer Hazar Khan Bajarani Profile
Mr. Meer Hazar Khan Bijarani was an MPA in current Sindh Assembly, whose tenure spans from the year 2013 till date.He belongs to constituency PS-16 Jacobabad-Cum-Kashmore-I (Old Jacobabad-IV).
He is a senior politician among the ranks of mainstream, liberal and democratic party, Pakistan Peoples Party Parliamentarians.
He was serving as minister of Works and Services and a Member of Committee on Government Assurances before his murder.He was a learned man who also served at official positions previously.
He has been elected as a Member of National Assembly of Pakistan in 1990/1997, he has also served as Member of Provincial Assembly of Sindh in 1974, 1977 and 2013, he also served as a Senator in the year 1988.Mr. Mir Hazar Khan Bijarani is an academically qualified person, who has achieved the degree in Master of Arts in Political Science and Bachelors of Law from Sindh Muslim Law College and Bachelors of Arts from National College Karachi. He was born in Karampur (Sindh) on 10th July 1946.