LALA MUSA, May 19 (INP): Rasm-e-Qul for Usama Qamar, son of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Qaman Zaman Kaira, was held at Qaira House in Lala Musa on Sunday with several politicians and citizens in attendance.
PML-N stalwart Javed Hashmi, Jamaat-e-Islami Pakistan Vice Chief Liaqat Baloch and former Chief Justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Choudhary were among the politicians who arrived at Qaira House to condole with the bereaved father.
It is pertinent to mention here that PPP leader Qamar Zaman Kaira’s son and a friend of his son died in a road accident on Friday when their car went out of control and hit to a tree.
Condolence messages poured in soon after news of the tragic event spread. PPP Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari offered his condolences and said that he was “deeply saddened to hear the tragic news of [Kaira’s] young son”.
Prime Minister Imran Khan also expressed deep sorrow over the death of Kaira’s son and prayed that the deceased’s soul rests in peace. He also offered his condolences to the family and prayed that they bear the loss with fortitude.
Former president Asif Ali Zardari said that the “loss of a young child is unbearable” and prayed for the deceased. He assured that the “Bhutto family and the PPP stands by the Kaira family in this hour of grief”.
PML-N President Shahbaz Sharif also issued a condolence statement and prayed that the departed soul rests in eternal peace and that the bereaved family would be able bear the irreparable loss.
Chief of Army Staff Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa, in a statement, offered his condolences to Kaira and his family and “expressed his heartfelt grief on the sad demise of Osama Kaira”.
“May Allah gives strength to bereaved parents and family to bear this irreparable loss,” he said in a statement released by the Inter-Services Public Relations.
Human Rights Minister Shireen Mazari expressed deep sympathy with the family and said: “What a terrible tragedy for any parent to bear. May Allah give Kaira and his family the strength to bear this massive loss.”
The vice president Maryam Nawaz also expressed deep sorrow over the sad demise of the young son of Kaira.
She said on his condolence message on Twitter that PML-N stands with the family of Usama in the moment of mourn and sorrow.