LARKANA : The funeral prayers of Jeay Sindh Qaumi Mahaz leaders Maqsood Qureshi and Latif Sangat Salman Wadhiyo were offered at Ratodero bypass here on Monday.

The charred bodies of Qureshi and Wadhiyo were found from a gutted car in Naushero Feroze district on March 21.

The JSQM chairperson, vice-chairperson and central leaders attended the funeral along with thousands of party supporters. Strict security measures were taken for the funeral and a heavy contingent of police was deployed in Ratodero.

Qureshi was JSQM's spokesperson and the brother of party leader Bashir Ahmed Qureshi, while Wadhiyo was the party’s central president.

Doctors at Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, who conducted the post-mortem of the deceased, had revealed that Qureshi was shot at least four times while Wadhiyo was shot twice. It is believed that the car was set on fire after they were shot.