Hakim Ali Zardari, a seasoned politician and also the father of President Asif Ali Zardari, gave up the ghost on Tuesday once protracted illness. He was 81.
The veteran politician was admitted at Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) hospital since March this year once paralysis attack.
Presidential Spokesman Farhatullah Babar confirmed to state news agency that Hakim Ali Zardari breathed his last at Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences where he was obtaining treatment.
He was placed on a ventilator since mid March.“It is announced with deep regret that Hakim Ali Zardari, father of President Asif Ali Zardari expired a brief whereas ago,” Babar said in an exceedingly statement.
Born in 1930, late Hakim Ali Zardari played a vigorous role within the politics and served in varied capacities. He served as federal minister twice.
The mortal remains of Hakim Ali Zardari are shifted to the Presidency and can be airlifted to Nawabshah by a helicopter, where a helipad has been ready for the copter’s landing. The funeral prayers of the veteran politician are offered at Bilawal Stadium and he are laid to rest at his native Balu Ja Quba graveyard.
Security has been stepped up in Nawabshah. additional policemen are known as from different districts of the province to spice up security along side installation of closed circuit cameras at Bilawal Stadium.
Nawabshah district administration has announced native vacation within the district tomorrow.
A large variety of individuals gathering at Zardari House, Nawabshah for condolence.