LAHORE - Former diplomat and The Nation ex deputy editor Mazhar Qayyum Khan’s sister passed away after prolonged illness Saturday. She was 82. Shamim Begum, elder sister of Mazhar Qayyum Khan, was suffering from multiple diseases. She is survived by three daughters. Her funeral prayer was attended by a large number of journalists, relatives and others. The Nation Editor Salim Bokhari also attended her funeral prayer. Shamim was laid to rest here at a local graveyard. The Nation staff condoled the sad demise and prayed for the departed soul. Qul will be held on Sunday (today) at 4:00PM at her residence – 77/26-A near Main Market, Samanabad.
Obituary: Mrs Sakina Miraj, wife of Miraj Masih (Late) passed away on Saturday. Her funeral and commital service will be held on Sunday (today) at 3pm at Jail Road Cemetery in Lahore.