ISLAMABAD: Director News Radio Pakistan, Mushtaq Ahmad Kaifi passed away in Islamabad today after protracted illness.

He was about fifty-eight. He was admitted at Shifa International Hospital Islamabad for over a month due to different complications.

His funeral prayer will be offered tomorrow after Asar prayer in Islamabad.

In his illustrious career, he served in different capacities at various stations of Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation.

The entire staff of Radio Pakistan is saddened over the death of the senior official of the organization.