ISLAMABAD : Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani has expressed his deep sense of shock and grief over the tragic demise of Lt. General (Retd) Saleem Arshad, brother-in-law of Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan, leader of the PML(N) and the opposition leader in the National Assembly.
The Prime Minister lauded the services of the general while serving in various capacities in the Pakistan Army. His services will be long remembered which he rendered to improve the professionalism and capacity building of the Army personal who had served under him.
The Prime Minister prayed that Almighty Allah may bless the departed soul with eternal peace and Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan and other members of the bereaved family the fortitude to bear this irreparable loss.
Also, Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani has condoled the sad demise of the mother of Aslam Bhootani, Speaker of Balochistan Assembly.
The Prime Minister while expressing sentiments of grief and sorrow prayed to Almighty Allah to rest the departed soul in peace and give courage and fortitude to Aslam Bhootani and all the members of the bereaved family to bear the loss with equanimity.