ISLAMABAD – Dilshad Azeem, a journalist from Islamabad who died of liver dysfunction, has been laid to rest in H-11 graveyard on Monday. A large number of journalists and important personalities from different spheres of life offered his funeral prayer. Dilshad Azeem was nephew of senior journalist Tariq Butt.

Chairman Senate, Syed Nayyar Bukhari, Speaker of the National Assembly Fehmida Mirza, Federal Secretary Information and Broadcasting Agha Nadeem, Federal Union of Journalists President Idrees Bukhiyar and many prominent journalists expressed their profound grief and sorrow over the demise of Dilshad Azeem.

Meanwhile, former Federal Minister for Environment, Hameedullah Jan Afridi, expressing his grief over the death said Dilshad was a noble, hardworking and sincere person, who discharged his duties with zeal and dedication.