Lahore : National Assembly’s Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq here Wednesday visited the residence of famous lawyer and
former President of Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) late Asma Jahangir.
Talking to the bereaved family members, the Speaker expressed
his profound grief over the sad demise of the iconic personality
of the human rights and lawyers community. He prayed to Allah Almighty to rest the departed soul in eternal peace and grant courage to the bereaved family to bear this irraperable loss with patience.
Sardar Ayaz Sadiq also paid tributes to her services for maintaining rule of law and supremacy of the constitution in the country.
Late Asma Jahangir throughout her life had strived for the
protection of human rights specially the women right as well as
other vulnerable communities, besides playing crucial role in the
movement for independent judiciary.