Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's (PTI) MPA from Punjab Tariq Khan Dreshak was laid to rest Rajanpur on Sunday.

Dreshak died of brain haemorrhage in Multan. He was initially hospitalised in Rajanpur but was shifted to Multan when his condition deteriorated and passed away while on a ventilator.

He won the general election on PTI’s ticket from PP-296 Rajanpur.

PTI Chairman Imran Khan expressed his condolences on Twitter: “Saddened to learn of the death of our newly-elected MPA from Rajanpur Tariq Dreeshak. My condolences and prayers go to the family.”

Thousands of people, including politicians, attended his funeral in his hometown of Rajanpur.

The deceased has left behind a wife, a son and three daughters.