Pays him glowing tributes
Islamabad July 23, 2016: Former President Asif Ali Zardari has expressed profound grief and sorrow over the death of Mairaj Muhammad Khan also paying tributes to him as “a genuine democrat, a committed politician and a fearless trade unionist”.
In a message today the former President said that Mairaj Muhammad Khan belonged to that breed of politicians which are fast becoming extinct.
Mairaj Muhammad Khan’s unswerving faith in democracy, fight against military dictatorship and monumental struggle for the rights of the labor and the under privileged had made him a towering figure, the former President said. The example of late Mairaj will continue to inspire many dreaming to give a place of honor and dignity to the labor and working classes, the former President said.
Zardari also prayed for eternal rest to the soul of late Mairaj Muhammad Khan and patience to members of the bereaved family.