ISLAMABAD: President Arif Alvi, Prime Minister Imran Khan, chairman Sanate Sadiq Sanjrani, COAS General Qamar Javed Bajwa, PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Asif Ali Zardari have expressed their deep grief and sorrow over the sad demise of Kulsoom Nawaz.
In a statement, the prime minister said all facilities will be provided to the family and heirs of Kulsoom Nawaz as per the law.
Moreover, the premier has directed Pakistani High Commission in London to assist in the provision of all necessary facilities to the heirs of the deceased.
President Arif Alvi expressed sincere regrets on the sad demise of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz. “My condolences to the Sharif family on this loss. May her soul rest in peace,” he tweeted.
Chief of Army Staff General also sent his condolences to the Sharif family.“COAS expresses his grief and heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family on the sad demise of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz. May Allah bless the departed soul eternal peace at Heaven-Amen, COAS,” DG ISPR tweeted.
Chairman of the Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari also expressed his sadness over the passing of the three-time first lady.
“She was a brave woman who fought for democracy,” he said. “Pray for the highest rank in jannat for Begum Kulsoom,” he added.
Former president and co-chairman of the PPP Asif Ali Zardari also expressed deep grief and sorrow over the sad demise of Kulsoom Nawaz.
Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser expressed his deep condolences at the passing of the Kulsoom Nawaz.
Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf senator Faisal Javed said: “Deeply saddened to hear the news of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz’s passing. May ALLAH rest her soul in peace and give enough strength to family to cope with this huge loss.”
Former member of the National Assembly Syed Ali Raza Abidi also took to Twitter express his grief. “My condolences to the Sharif family on the sad demise of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz,” he said.
“May Allah grant her eternal paradise and give her loved ones the strength to cope with the tragic loss, Ameen. Expecting early bail on humanitarian grounds for Mian Nawaz Sharif, Maryam and Captain Safder,” he posted.
“Begum Kulsoom Nawaz worked for democracy in the country,” he said.
Chairman of the PML-N Raja Zafar-ul-Haq said he is with the Sharif family in this difficult time.
Awami National Party leader Asfandyar Wali said Begum Kulsoom Nawaz fought against the dictatorship.
He added, “ANP is with the Sharif family in their difficult time.”
Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid leaders Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain and his cousin Chaudhry Pervez Elahi said this is a huge loss for the Sharif family.