LAHORE - Quran Khwani and dua for Abdul Hameed Butt, the maternal uncle of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, was held at Jatti Umra on Thursday.

A large number of people hailing from all walks of life attended Quran Khwani and dua which was led by Allama Riaz Hussain Shah.

Besides Sharif family, among the eminent people included former President Rafiq Tarar, Punjab Governor Ch Muhammad Sarwar, PML-N Secretary General Iqbal Zafar Jhagra, federal and provincial ministers including Khwaja Asif, Rana Tanvir Hussain, Sheikh Baleeghur Rahman, Rana Sanaullah, Mian Mujtaba Shujaur Rehman, Sardar Sher Ali Khan, Malik Nadeem Kamran, MNA Begum Tahmina Daultana, Marvi Memon, Syed Javed Ali Shah, Malik Afzal Khokhar, Haji Malik Riaz, MPAs Mian Marghoob Ahmad, Majid Zahoor, Rana Arshad, former Nazim Lahore Mian Amir Mahmood, Mian Misbaur Rahman, Imdad Chandio, former cricketer Inzmanul Haq, Senator Jaffar Iqal, Begum Ishrat Jaffar Iqbal, Khwaja Mahmood Ahmad, former AJK Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider, Taufeeq Butt and others.