Lahore: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has expressed deep sense of sorrow and grief over the sad demise of Amir Zia Shami, son of Zia ur Rehman Shami, former Chairman Pakistan Industrial Development Corporation and nephew of Mujib ur Rehman Shami, Chief Editor daily Pakistan.
In a condolence message, the Chief Minister prayed that may Allah Almighty rest the departed soul in eternal peace and grant courage and strength to the bereaved family to bear the irreparable loss with fortitude. His namaz-i-janaza offered at Jamia Mosque Al-Quds, Government Cooperative Housing Society, Peco Road, Township Lahore.
Amir Zia Shami, the nephew of Chief Editor Daily Pakistan Mujibur Rehman Shami passed away after brief illness in Lahore on Friday night.
He was around 50. He has left behind his widow, two sons and one daughter. He had been unwell for some time, and was admitted to Services Hospital last week.