Lahore, November 23, 2017 (PPI-OT):The funeral prayer of Maj. Ishaq who embraced martyrdom in an operation against the terrorists in Dera Ismail Khan was offered at Ayub Stadium Lahore Cantt., today. Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif, Federal Minister for Railways Kh. Saad Rafique, Corp Commander Lahore Lt. Gen. Amir Riaz, high ranking civil and military officials and people belonging to different walks of life attended the funeral prayer in large numbers. The Chief Minister expressed condolence to the heirs and consoled them. He also offered Fateha for the martyred Maj. Ishaq and also shouldered the coffin.
He paid rich tributes to the great sacrifice of martyred Maj. Ishaq and said that the persons sacrificing their precious lives for the defense of the country are the heroes of the nation and the Pakistani nation is proud of great sacrifices of its brave sons. He said that Maj. Ishaq has given his blood for the motherland and peace has been restored due to the great sacrifices of great sons of the nation like Maj. Ishaq. He added that the sacrifices of brave sons of the nation will bear fruit and the Pakistani nation shall never forget the immortal sacrifice of Maj. Ishaq.
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