Former president and Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General (retd) Pervez Musharaf’s ailing mother passed away in Dubai, his spokesperson said on Friday.
Zareen Musharraf died at the age of around 100 after prolonged illness, All Pakistan Muslim League
( APML) spokesperson Mehreen Malik told media. She said the former military ruler received the news of passing of his elderly mother at a private hospital in Dubai, where he has been admitted for medical treatment since 2019. Begum Zareen was born in India’s Lucknow in 1920 and was settled in Dubai with her son. The details of her funeral will be announced soon, said the spokesperson, adding that she might be laid to rest in Dubai as it was difficult for Musharraf to come to Pakistan due to his medical condition.