Lahore—Jahangir Badr was a seasoned politician and an asset for the country, said Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) President Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain here on Sunday.
He was talking to the media after offering condolences and fateha for the departed soul at his residence. MNA Tariq Bashir Cheema, SM Zafar, Salik Hussain and Ali Badr were also present.
Paying tribute to Jahangir Badr, Ch Shujat said, “Despite belonging to a different political party, Badr had great respect for him. He was my companion during a tour of Afghanistan, we had very friendly relations and he had great knowledge and study of Sufi poets,” Shujaat added.
Ali Badr, son of the late Jahangir Badr, expressed gratitude to Ch Shujaat Hussain.