Jang Group chairman, publisher, and printer Mir Javed ur Rahman was laid to rest on Wednesday in Karachi by family and loved ones.
Mir Javed ur Rahman, the eldest son of Mir Khalil-ur-Rahman, passed away on Tuesday after battling lung cancer. He had been admitted to the Intensive Care Unit of a hospital in Karachi.
The funeral prayers were held at KDA Scheme 1 today. The prayers, led by Mufti Taqi Usmani, were attended by a small group of people due to the coronavirus outbreak.
After the funeral prayers, the body was taken by the family members to the Society Graveyard in PECHS for burial.
Editor-in-Chief Geo and Jang Group Mir Shakil-ur-Rahman, who is under illegal detention by NAB, was also there for a day to attend his brother’s funeral prayers.
The death of Mir Javed-ur-Rahman was condoled by people from all walks of life.