A veteran soldier, prominent intellectual and Founder, Sir Syed Memorial Society, Brig. (Retd) Iqbal Shafi’s mortal remains were laid to rest at the Army grave yard here with military honours.
A large number of serving and retired military officers and other people attended the deceased ‘s funeral prayers. They included GOC 19 Div, Maj. General Jahangir who also placed floral wreath at the grave. Floral wreaths were placed at the grave on behalf of Maj. General Kashif Azad, GOC 18 Dv. Co and all ranks of 6 Punjab Reg., CO and all ranks, Al-Badar 24th Bt, FF Reg. Col. and all ranks of Mian Mir Bt. and Sir Syed CASE. Qul will be held at the House of the deceased on Tuesday after Zuhar prayer.