On behalf of the National Book Foundation Peshawar staff, I wish to convey our heartfelt condolence to the cricket legend and national hero Mr. Wasim Akram on the sad death of his wife. May Allah give him and his family the strength to bear this loss. We request our brothers and sisters in NWFP to pray for the departed soul and for Wasim Akram and his family. -MURAD ALI MOHMAND, NBF, Peshawar, October 30.