July 21, 2021
Wed, Jul 21, 2021
Senior journalist Arif Nizami handed away in Lahore Geo News reported on Wednesday, citing his nephew, Babar Nizami.
The veteran journalist was underneath remedy at a hospital for the final two weeks after he had suffered a coronary heart assault. Following the assault, he was shifted to an ICU, however he couldn’t recuperate from it and breathed his final at the moment, Babar stated.
Nizami had served because the caretaker federal minister for data and postal service in former caretaker prime minister Mir Hazar Khan Khoso’s cupboard again in 2013. He was the son of Hameed Nizami, the founder Nawa-i-Waqt Group of newspapers
The particulars of his funeral prayers might be knowledgeable afterward.
Prime Minister Imran Khan, reacting to the journalist’s loss of life, stated: “Saddened to learn of the passing of veteran journalist, editor, and political commentator Arif Nizami.”
“My condolences and prayers go to his family,” he added.
Minister for Interior Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed stated he was saddened to listen to about Nizami’s demise, including that it was a “personal loss” for him.
“May Allah have mercy on the deceased,” he added.
Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry stated he had a protracted relationship with Nizami. “His father and my grandfather struggled together for Pakistan.”
“He was just like a family elder for me,” he added.
Sindh authorities spokesperson Murtaza Wahab stated Nizami was an icon within the discipline of journalism and had at all times most well-liked substance over sensationalism.
“May Allah Ta’ala bless his soul & give strength to the bereaved family,” the spokesperson added.