Funeral prayers of his mother will be offered today after Asr prayer in Sector H-8 of Islamabad.
As being reported, the former pacer’s mother was rushed to the hospital after her health deteriorated, however, she could not survive.
Taking to Twitter, Akhtar wrote “My mother, my everything, with the will of Allah Taala, has left for heavenly abode. The funeral prayers will be held in Islamabad’s sector H-8.”
Our heartfelt condolences to Shoaib Akhtar and his family and prayers for the departed soul.
Condolences messages are pouring on social media following Shoab Akhtar’s tweet.
Former India off-spinner Harbhajan also took to Twitter to extend his condolences.
“Just wanted to reach out and let you know that you have my heartfelt condolences during this difficult time. May she rest in peace. Be strong my brother. Waheguru Mehar kare,” Harbhajan wrote.
Veteran Pakistan batter Shoaib Malik, in his tweet said, “We all are with you in this difficult time brother. May the Almighty grant her the highest rank in jannah, Ameen @shoaib100mph.”