KARACHI: The funeral prayers of Sindh Governor, Justice (Retd) Saeed-uz-Zaman Siddiqui will be offered today (Friday) after Juma prayers.
The `Namaz-i-Janaza’ will be offered at the Governor House at 2pm following Juma prayer, that will be offered at 1:30 in the Governor House mosque.
The funeral prayer will be led by prominent scholar Mufti Taqi Usmani. He will be laid to rest in DHA graveyard after state funeral.
The body of the late Governor will be shifted to the Governor House from morgue by Pakistan Navy contingent.
President Mamnoon Hussain, Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah, his cabinet members, parliamentarians, military officials and people from every walk of life will attend the funerals.
The retired chief justice of Pakistan, Saeed -uz-Zaman Siddiqui had taken oath as the 31st Governor of Sindh on November 11, 2016. – Samaa
Story first published: 13th January 2017