The executive director of the Ziauddin Education Board, Prof Anwar Ahmed Zai passed away in Karachi on Sunday.
He was hospitalised at a private hospital for the past few days in Karachi.
Prof Ahmed Zai had served as the chairman of the Karachi Intermediate board, the Karachi Matriculation board, and the Mirpurkhas board.
He also served as the EDO Karachi and an additional secretary of the provincial education department.
His funeral prayers will be offered after Asr prayers at Hassan Bin Sabit mosque near the University of Karachi.
The Education Minister of Sindh Saeed Ghani and Vice-Chancellor of the Ziauddin University Dr. Asim Hussain extended their condolences to the grieved family over the demise of Prof Anwar Ahmed Zai.