LAHORE - Noted scholar, columnist and expert of Iqbaliat Prof Muzaffar Mirza was laid to rest in Miani Sahib Graveyard on Sunday.

Funeral prayer of Prof Mirza led by Pir Hazrat Mohammad Kabir Ali Shah Gilani was held at at Maadr-e-Millat Park adjacent to Aiwan-i-Karkunan-i-Tehrik-i-Pakistan, 100-Shahrah-e-Quaid-i-Azam.

TheNation Editor-in-Chief and NPT Chairman Majid Nizami, renowned journalist Mujeebur Rahman, CPNE President Jamil Athar, Tehrik-e-Pakistan Workers Trust Chairman Col (r) Jamshaid Ahmed Tareen, former President Mohammad Rafiq Tarar, NPT Vice-chairman Dr Rafique Ahmad, Mian Farooq Altaf, Mian Mehboob Ahmad, former chief justice of Lahore High Court Khawaja Mohammad Sharif, Sardar Mohammad Dogar, columnist Dr Safdar Mahmood, Lt General (r) Zulfiqar Ali Khan, General (R) Rahat Latif, Brig (R) Hamid Saeed Akhtar, Sahibzada Mian Waleed Ahmad Sharaqpuri, Justice (R) Nawaz, Commodore (R) Tariq Majid, Justice (R) Aftab Farrukh, Justice (R) Munir Ahmad Mughal, Syed Naseeb Ullah Gardezi, Allama Rafiq-ud-Din Hashmi, Yahya Mujahid, Pir Ejaz Ahmad Hashmi, Prof Dr MA Soofi, Col (R) Saleem Malik, Mohammad Arshad Chaudhary, Sardar Shuja-ud-Din, Mohammad Zafar, Raof Tahir, Dr Ajmal Niazi, Ashraf Azeem, KM Azam, Allama Ahmad Ali Kasuri, Ashgar Ali Kausar Warraich, Shahid Rasheed, Rafaqat Riaz, Ahmad Awais Advocate, Prof Dr Mohammad Akram Ikram Shahj, Manzoor Hussain Khan, Shujat Hashmi, Mohammad Mukarram Muzzaffar Mirza, Mateen Salahuddin, Dr Yaqoob Zia, Prof Ashiq Durrani, Aziz Zafar Azad, NPT workers, family members and people from different walks of life attended the funeral prayers.

Rasm-e-Qul of Prof Muzaffar Mirza will be held at Zaman Masjid Aiwan-e-Karkunan-e-Tehrik-Pakistan today (Monday) at 1:00pm.

Prof Mirza was died on Saturday at the age of 73. He was survived by a widow, two daughters and a son.