Senior leader passed the Pakistan People’s Party, Jahangir Badr away from late Sunday night at a local hospital in Lahore.
Bader, 72, was taken to hospital two days ago because of kidney and heart complications.
He was born on October 25, 1944. remained student leader and began his political carrier in cooperation with the Pakistan People’s Party chairman Zulfikar Ali Bhutto.
His association with the PPP spanned more than four decades. One of the close political companions of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto.
Badr party served in various positions. It was still Secretary General of the Pakistan People’s Party and head of the province of Punjab chapter of the party.
In 1988, he was elected member of the National Assembly. Also he was elected senator in 1994 and 2009.
Presented President Mamnoon Hussain, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, former president Asif Ali Zardari,
head of the Pakistan People’s Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif and others expressed their condolences.