Bashir Ahmed Bilour laid to rest

Bashir-Ahmad-bilourISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s flag flies at half-mast today across the nation as nation mourns demise of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister Bashir Ahmed Bilour.The Awami National Party leader was killed in  blast in Peshawar following a party meeting on Saturday. Eight others including his personal secretary along with a senior police official had been murdered in the blast.PM Raja Pervez Ashraf introduced national day’s mourning in honor from the senior politician on Sunday. Punjab and Sindh government authorities introduced eventually mourning while KPK and Balochistan government authorities declared 3-day mourning. Besides, KPK Governor Masud Kausar also introduced day’s mourning in country’s Government Given Tribal Areas (FATA).

Balochistan chapter from the Awami National Party has provided demand shutter lower strike besides three day mourning within the province within the killing of their key leader.