Senior Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Mushahidullah Khan passed away late on Wednesday night at the age of 68.
On Thursday, Mushahid Ullah Khan laid to rest in Islamabad. His funeral prayers were attended by a large number of people from all walks of life.
Chairman Senate Sadiq Sanjarani and Shahid Khaqan Abbasi attended the funeral prayers.
President PML-N Shahbaz Sharif, Chairman PPP Bilawal Bhutto, JUI chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman, Deputy Chairman Senate Saleem Mandviwala, Leader of the House in Senate Senator Shehzad Waseem, Information Minister Shibli Faraz, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and almost entire political figures expressed their grief and sorrow over the politician death.
PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz said that she was shattered to hear the sad news.
“Senator Mushahidullah Khan, MNS’s loyal and exceptional companion left us. Will never be able to forget his fatherly affection & love. Huge huge loss,” Maryam wrote in a tweet.
Senator Mushahidullah Khan, MNS’s loyal and exceptional companion left us. I am shattered to hear the sad news. Will never be able to forget his fatherly affection & love. Huge huge loss. May Allah SWT shower upon him every blessing that HE has reserved for the afterlife. Ameen.
— Maryam Nawaz Sharif (@MaryamNSharif) February 17, 2021
The leader added, “I feel like my family member has gone. He was like my father. Mushahid Ullah was a strong voice in the Senate against dictatorship for democracy.”
She further said, “I had a father-daughter relationship with him. He guided and assisted me in every public rally and gave me political training.”
The senior PML-N leader was the chairperson of the Senate Standing Committee on Aviation, as well as a member of the Council of Chairpersons and various others standing committees.
He was also part of the parliamentary committees on Appointment of Chief Election Commissioner and Members of the Election Commission of Pakistan, Kashmir, and National Security.