NORTH WAZIRISTAN – Senior tribal journalist, Malak Mumtaz, was laid to rest at his ancestral graveyard on Thursday afternoon in North Waziristan Agency. He was 52.

Tribal elders, journalists and people from different walks of life attended the funeral prayer of Malak Mumtaz. Mumtaz was returning home at Miranshah after offering condolences at a nearby village when unknown assailants had gunned him down near Chashma bridge.