Qaisar Mahmood, senior journalist and member of Karachi Press Club passed away in Karachi on Thursday.
The veteran journalist and mentor for many was a member of the Geo News editorial committee.
He was suffering from lung cancer and was admitted to a local hospital last month due to health complications,
He was shifted to Indus Hospital on August 24, reportedly.
Qaisar Mahmood’s funeral prayers will be offered at Masjid Ali, Khayaban – e – Bukhari, Defense Phase 6 at 8:15 a.m. after Isha. He will be laid to rest at DHA Phase 8 graveyard.
On this great loss of Pakistani journalism, tributes, prayers and final good byes are being shared for Qaisar Shahab on social media.
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Sad News. Senior journalist, and a mentor for many, Qaisar Mehmood sb passes away.— Faizan Lakhani (@faizanlakhani) September 10, 2020
I will always miss your “daant” on my poor pronunciation of ق and غ
This void can’t be filled.
Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji'un pic.twitter.com/ZA3JTpK1PR
Sad News. Qaiser Mehmood Sahab passed away due to lung cancer. He was one of the finest and genius journalist i have ever met. I used to discuss certain stories with him. He has always been very kind and helpful towards his juniors. A brilliant mind we have lost today #RIP BOSS. pic.twitter.com/iUinBEf7v4— خان صاحب (@Maleeekss) September 10, 2020