PTI Punjab Member of Provincial Assembly (MPA) Shaheen Raza passed away after contracting coronavirus at Mayo Hospital Lahore on Wednesday.
According to Mayo Hospital CEO Dr. Asad Aslam, Shaheen Raza had tested positive for coronavirus and was admitted to the hospital three days ago.
The deceased was also a patient of blood pressure and diabetes, he further added.
Prime Minister Imran Khan has extended his condolences on Raza’s death to her family.
In a statement, he prayed for eternal rest in peace for the departed soul and expressed condolences to the bereaved family and prayed for their patience.
President Dr. Arif Alvi also shared his condolences on Twitter and prayed for Raza’s family:
I would like to condole the death of Punjab MPA Ms Shaheen Raza Cheema.— Dr. Arif Alvi (@ArifAlvi) May 20, 2020
إنا لله وإنا إليه راجعون
May her soul rest in peace and may Allah grant the family the strength to bear this loss.
In a tweet, Information Minister Shibli Faraz also expressed deep sorrow and grief over the death of Shaheen Raza.
رکن پنجاب اسمبلی شاہین رضا کے انتقال پر گہرا دکھ اور افسوس ہے۔شاہین رضا کی پارٹی کیلئے خدمات ناقابل فراموش ہیں۔اللہ تعالیٰ مرحومہ کو اپنے جوار رحمت میں جگہ عطا فرمائے اور لواحقین کو صبر جمیل دے۔ آمین— Senator Shibli Faraz (@shiblifaraz) May 20, 2020