LAHORE - Veterinary surgeon, founder of Pioneer Store and the first poultry breeder in Pakistan, Dr Fazalud Din, was laid to rest at Miani Sahib Graveyard on Friday. He was 97.

A large number of people from all walks of life, including Suhel Fazal, Usman Arif, Sohrab Butt, Ahsan Taj, Justice (r) Aftab Farrukh, Justice (r) Malik Qayyum, Justice (r) Dilawar Mehmood, former FIA DG Khawar Zaman, Zafar Iqbal, Amjad Aslam, Dr Zubair Bari, MPA Rana Tajammul, Azam Badar, Saeed Aasi, his relatives and friends, attended his funeral prayers offered at his residence, 43-Mason Road.