the former federal minister and PPP ex-general secretary had suffered cardiac arrest and was taken to a personal health facility but he could not live to tell the tale. His funeral prayers were provided at the Punjab university grounds.
Qul rite could be held at his house –178 Ali metropolis, Thokar Niaz Baig — on Tuesday (nowadays) after Zohr prayers.
He left behind two sons — Zulfikar Ali Badar and Jehanzeb Badar — and one daughter.
The funeral prayers had been attended through hundreds of people and leaders from almost all political events. They included opposition chief in country wide assembly Khursheed Shah, Punjab Governor Rafiq Rajwana, Sindh leader Minister Murad Ali Shah and federal minister Khwaja Saad Rafiq.
Former top ministers Yousuf Raza Gilani and Raja Pervaiz Ashraf, former Sindh CM Qaim Ali Shah, Manzoor Wassan, Nisar Khuhro, Manzoor Wattoo, Nadeem Afzal Chan, PTI’s Aslam Iqbal and Ijaz Chaudhry, JI’s Liaquat Baloch, JUI’s Riaz Durrani, former president Asif Ali Zardari’s Punjab coordinator Naveed Chaudhry, Altaf Qureshi, Punjab college VC Mujahid Kamran and Dr Amjad Magsi, Maulana Tariq Jameel, acknowledged businessmen Iftikhar Malik and Irfan Khokhar, PAT’s G.M Malik and Nurullah Siddiqui had been distinguished most of the members.
Former president Asif Ali Zardari has expressed profound grief and sorrow over the passing away of the “true political employee, a devoted democrat and a outstanding Bhutto loyalist” who become a huge asset of the party whose death may be broadly mourned by all democratic political employees.
Mr Zardari said the braveness and conviction with which Badar fought severa political battles throughout a political profession spanning over four decades might function an notion to political workers everywhere and at any time.
referring to late Badar’s PhD diploma for his paintings on the political philosophy and struggle of Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto, he stated it become a completely unique difference even while serving as Senator and “such was his love for the Bhuttos”.
Punjab chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, JI emir Sirajul Haq, PAT leader Dr Tahirul Qadri, PTI’s Aleem Khan and Chaudhry Sarwar condoled the loss of life of Mr Badar.
in the meantime, PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto has introduced a 3-day mourning at the loss of life of Mr Badar.
in line with a few tv channels, Murad Ali Shah, Nisar Khuhro, Manzoor Wasan and Khursheed Shah had been disadvantaged in their mobile telephones and cash through pickpockets at the funeral prayers venue.