KARACHI – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif who flew in here from Islamabad on Thursday visited the residence of Nawab Changez Marri to condole the death of his father Nawab Khair Bux Marri, a veteran politician and chief of Marri Baloch tribe.
He was accompanied by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah, Minister for Interior Affairs Ch Nisar Ali Khan, Minister for Railways Saad Rafiq and Senator Mushahidullah Khan and other senior officials.
The prime minister and members of his delegation offered fateha and prayed for the deliverance of the departed soul. He eulogised late Khair Bux Marri calling him a politician par excellence.
It may be recalled that Nawab Marri had been a member of the defunct National Awami Party and had returned to the National Assembly in 1970 elections.