TOBA TEK SINGH - A large number of Jamaat-e-Islami activists and workers of other political parties will offer funeral in absentia for the former Jamaat ameer Qazi Hussain Ahmed here at 1pm at TMA gardens on Monday. JI spokesman Mian Wakeel Ahmad told on Sunday on telephone from Peshawar that he, JI leader Dr Zahid Sattar and a delegation of party Toba workers and office-bearers attended the funeral for Qazi Hussain Ahmad in Peshawar.

The JI former ameer died of a heart attack in the night between Saturday and Sunday.