Govt lead­ers and VIPs make a bee-line for Sabri’s house

Pakistan Observer - - INTERNATIONAL - STAFF RE­PORTER

KARACHI—Gov­ern­ment lead­ers, and VIPs con­tin­ued to visit the Li­aquatabad res­i­dence of slained sufi mu­si­cian Am­jad Sabri for the third con­sec­u­tive day Satur­day.

The lat­est to visit was Se­nior Min­is­ter for Ed­u­ca­tion &Lit­er­acy Nisar Ahmed Khuhro who was ac­com­pa­nied by Ad­vi­sor to Chief Min­is­ter Sindh on In­for­ma­tion & Ar­chives, Maula Bux Chan­dio, Spe­cial as­sis­tant to CM Sindh Rashid Rab­bani, and MNA Nafisa Shah to of­fer con­do­lences to the be­reaved fam­ily.

An of­fi­cial hand­out said they met the mother and brother of Am­jad Sabri, who was gunned down in Karachi on Wed­nes­day. they ex­pressed their pro­found grief and said in a joint state­ment that his ex­tra­or­di­nary con­tri­bu­tion to­wards the art of Qawwali and Su­fism made him a na­tional trea­sure. Moula bax chan­dio stated that the ser­vices of the de­ceased would long be re­mem­bered. They as­sured the fam­ily mem­bers that the killers would be brought to book and that ev­ery pos­si­ble step is be­ing taken in this re­gard. they fur­ther said that we have or­der to in­ves­ti­ga­tion agen­cies on pri­or­ity ba­sics to ar­rest the cul­prit who are in­volved in such un­to­ward in­ci­dent. Chan­dio added in this oc­ca­sion that we de­prived from a fa­mous Qawwal who was the iden­ti­fi­ca­tion of Pak­istan. Chan­dio also said that we his ser­vices and we would never for­get him be­cause he dwell in heart of peo­ple On the burial day and later Gover­nor Dr Ishratul Ebad, Fi­nance Min­is­ter Ishaq Dar, op­po­si­tion leader in the Na­tional As­sem­bly Syed Khur­sheed Shah, provincial home min­is­ter An­war Sial, IG Sindh A D Khawaja, the mayor-des­ig­nate for Karachi Waseem Akhtar and quite a few othr VIPs had been to his house to sym­pa­thise with the fam­ily of the de­ceased.

Min­is­ter for Ed­u­ca­tion Nisar Ahmed Khuhro, Ad­vi­sor to CM Sindh for In­for­ma­tion and ar­chives Maula Bux Chan­dio, Co­or­di­na­tor to CM MNA Nafisa Shah and Rashid Rab­bani of­fer­ing Fateha for the de­parted soul of renowed Qawwal Am­jad Sabri.

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