KARACHI - Lance Naik Atharullah, who embraced martyrdom while performing duty during the operation `Almeezan’ was laid to rest in Malir here on Saturday with full military honours.

His funeral was attended by military officers, relatives and friends. The Shaheed belonged to Aleemabad of District Malir, says a press release issued here on Saturday. I

t said that Brigadier Mansoor laid floral wreaths on behalf of President of Pakistan, Chief of the Army Staff as well as the Corps Headquarters. A military salute was also presented on the occasion, the press release added.