Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) senior leader Senator Mushahid Ullah Khan passed away in Islamabad on Wednesday. He was 68.

According to former Governor Sindh Muhammad Zubair, Mushahid Ullah Khan had been ill for a long time and was under treatment at a hospital in Islamabad where he breathed his last on Wednesday.

PML-N vice-president Maryam Nawaz in her tweet said that Mushahid Ullah was a loyal companion of Nawaz Sharif. Maryam said that she will never be able to forget his fatherly affection and love.

Mushahid Ullah Khan was born on in 1953 in Rawalpindi. He did his early education from Islamia High School in Rawalpindi and completed graduation from Gordon College in Rawalpindi. He received L.L.B degree from Urdu Law College, University of Karachi in 1997.

He joined Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz in 1990. He was elected as Senator on PML-N seat in 2009. In 2015, Khan was re-elected to the Senate of Pakistan as a candidate of PML-N. He also served as Minister for Climate Change twice.

The funeral prayers of Mushahid Ullah Khan will be offered in 11-H Islamabad after Zuhr prayers.