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Khadim Hussain Rizvi, the head of Tehrik e Labayak Pakistan, passes away

His son Saad Rizvi confirmed the news to SAMAA Digital on Thursday night.

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Khadim Hussain Rizvi, the head of Tehrik e Labayak Pakistan, has passed away in Lahore on Thursday.

His son Saad Rizvi confirmed the news to SAMAA Digital on Thursday night.

According to Karachi MPA Mufti Qasim Bakhri, Rizvi had been ill for a few days.

TLP chief’s death cause has not been immediately clarified.

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Pir Aijaz Ashrafi, a senior leader of TLP in a statement, said that the timings of his funeral prayers will be announced later.

According to Rizvi’s close friend Sahibzada Bashir Ahmed Yousafi, his health deteriorated after he returned from Islamabad.

TLP spokesperson, Hamza, in a statement said that Khadim Hussain Rizvi had been experiencing difficulty in breathing and was running a fever since yesterday.

The spokesperson further added that TLP Chief was at his madrassah on Multan Road when his condition deteriorated on Thursday evening.

Khadim Hussain Rizvi was rushed to a hospital in Lahore, where he was pronounced dead on arrival.

the authorSaman Siddiqui
Saman Siddiqui, A freelance journalist with a Master’s Degree in Mass Communication and MS in Peace and Conflict Studies. Associated with the media industry since 2006. Experience in various capacities including Program Host, Researcher, News Producer, Documentary Making, Voice Over, Content Writing Copy Editing, and Blogging, and currently associated with OyeYeah since 2018, working as an Editor.