Lahore: Qasim Zia, President PHF and Muhammad Asif Bajwa, Secretary General on their personal behalf and on behalf of PHF have expressed their deep condolences on the sad demise of hockey legend Muhammad Aslam Roda, who passed away in Gojra on 21st January 2013 and prayed that Allah Almighty may rest the departed soul in His Infinite Mercy. They also prayed fortitude for the members of the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss. Aameen. His Namaz-e-Janaza will be offered at M. P. High School Gojra Ground after Maghreb prayer.
Late Aslam Roda was a noble hearted man who had made very valuable and tremendous contributions in the field hockey. His contribution and dedicated efforts will go down in the annals of sports history of Pakistan, especially HOCKEY.