Newly elected Member of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf from Punjab Assembly, Ghulam Abbas Khaki died of cardiac arrest in Islamabad on Wednesday.

He won the seat from provincial assembly constituency, PP-222 Jalalpur Pirwala by defeating Mehdi Abbas Langah of PML-N.

PTI leader on his Twitter account wrote, " PTI MPA elect Ghulam Abbas Khaaki passed away last night after having faced a major heart attack! His services & struggle for Naya Pakistan can never be forgotten. May Allah give him the highest ranks in Jannah and may He give sabar to the bereaved family."

According to hospital sources, Ghulam Abbas was hospitalised three days ago after suffering a heart attack.

Earlier this month, PTI MPA-elect from PP-296, Rajanpur, Tariq Khan Dreshak, died of the brain haemorrhage in Multan.