The funeral in absentia was offered for BNAP leader Mrs Abida Durrani who died of cancer in Lahore. The funeral was held at Markazi Eidgah Mamoon Park which was attended by a large number of citizens.

She was elder sister of PML-F Senior Vice President Muhammad Ali Durrani.

She was 63-year-old. She left behind two daughters. BNAP Chairman Nawab Salahuddin Abbasi had nominated her as first General Secretary of the party.