LAHORE: Muhammad Ishaq, father of Captain Muhammad Safdar and father-in-law of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s daughter Maryam Nawaz, passed away on Thursday.

The deceased had suffered a heart attack a week ago, following which he was admitted to Sharif Complex.

The prime minister specially reached Lahore to condole the death of Muhammad Ishaq with his relatives. Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif also expressed his sorrow and grief over the death. In a condolence message, the chief minister prayed for the departed soul and the bereaved family.–Staff Reporter

Ishaq’s funeral and burial will be held in his native town in Haripur today.