LAHORE   -   Sardar Muhammad Omer Khan Leghari, cousin of ex-president Sardar Farooq Ahmed Khan Leghari, passed away here in Lahore on Tuesday. He was 80.

He belonged to an influential political family. He was a former vice chairman of Rajanpur District Council, member of Provincial Council of the Punjab in 1980 and 1983, and was elected to the Provincial Assembly of Punjab in 1985 and 1988. His younger brother Sardar Muhammad Jaffar Khan Leghari and nephew Sardar Muhammad Khan Leghari are the sitting MNAs.

 and his nephews – Muhammad Mohsin Leghari and Awais Ahmed Khan Leghari are currently the MPAs.

Dua for the departed soul will be held on Thursday (April 14) at 24 Main Gulberg at 5pm.