Visits Sabri’s residence, offers condolences
Karachi—Federal Finance Minister Ishaq Dar on Friday visited SIUT and inquired about the welfare of ailing eminent social worker Abdul Sattar Edhi.
He was accompanied by the Sindh Governor, Dr. Ishrat ul Ebad Khan.
The chief of Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation (SIUT), Prof. Adeeb Rizvi, wife of Sattar Edhi, Bilquees Edhi and son, Faisal Edhi, were also present on the occasion.
Ishaq Dar informed Sattar Edhi, that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was also praying for his early recovery.
He also conveyed a message of goodwill from the Prime Minister to Sattar Edhi.
Ishaq Dar said that every Pakistani is proud of the immense contributions Sattar Edhi has made for the cause of humanity.
He stated that with his services in the realms of social work Sattar Edhi has earned a very good name for Pakistan in the comity of nations. Dar also assured assistance towards the resolution of the problems of Edhi Foundation.
Meanwhile, Federal Finance Minister, Ishaq Dar, also visited the residence of late Qawwal Amjad Sabri and offered condolences to the bereaved family.
He was accompanied by the Sindh Governor, Dr. Ishrat ul Ebad Khan. PML-N Senator Nihal Hashmi, was also present on the occasion.
Ishaq Dar condoled with the mother and brother of Amjad Sabri, who was gunned down in Karachi on Wednesday.
Dar assured the family members that the killers would be brought to book and that every possible step is being taken in this regard.
He said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif also shares the grief of the bereaved family.
Dar also lauded the contributions of late Amjad Sabri in the realms of Qawwali.
He stated that the services of the deceased would long be remembered.
Dr. Ishrat ul Ebad Khan said that the assassination of Amjad Sabri was a great loss especially for the art of Qawwali.
He further stated that the killing of Sabri has saddened every Pakistani.—APP