Islamabad, November 23, 2012 (PPI-OT): President Asif Ali Zardari has expressed grief and sorrow over the demise of scholar, writer and journalist Mr. Shafqat Tanvir Mirza.
Late Shafqat Tanvir Mirza died of Cancer. He was a scholar of Punjabi language. In his long journalistic career, he served daily “Imroz”, as Deputy Editor daily “Musawaat”and daily Dawn besides other newspapers.
While lauding his services for journalism, the President prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul. Expressing his sympathies with the bereaved family he prayed to Almighty to grant courage to the members of bereaved family to bear this loss with fortitude.
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