MIRPUR – Spouse of prominent physician of Azad Kashmir Dr GM Pirzada and mother of Waqt News TV anchor Moeed Pirzada died of cardiac arrest here on Sunday.

She was laid to rest at a local graveyard after her funeral prayer at Naangi Jenazgaah which was led by Maulana Muhammad Aslam Naqshbandi.

People from all walks of life, lawyers, journalists, traders, representatives of political groups and non-governmental organisations, including Azad Kashmir’s former Supreme Court chief justice Basharat Ahmed Sheikh, Shariah Court judge Mazhar Kaleem Shah, PML-N leader Chaudhry Muhammad Saeed, MQM leader Javed Iqbal Mirza, DIG Police Khalid Mehmood Chauhan, Deputy Commissioner Chaudhry Muhammad Tayyab and others attended the funeral.

Rasm-e-Qul for the deceased will be held at Sector F-9 after Zohr prayers today.