LAHORE - Father in law of Attaul Rehman (Chief Editor daily Nai Baat), Engineer Mian Abdul Majid, has been laid to rest in Ichra Graveyard on Tuesday. Mian Abdul Majid was about 100 years of age and one of the engineers who designed and built Minar-e-Pakistan. A number of locals, journalists, social workers and political figures participated in the funeral ceremony. Rasm-e-Qul of Mian Abdul Majid would be held on Wednesday (today) at 11am in Millat Park Mosque.

Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif on Tuesday expressed deep sorrow over the demise. In a condolence message, the chief minister said that the services of Mian Abdul Majeed would always be remembered. He also for the departed soul conveyed his sympathies to the bereaved family.