The Jamaat-e-Islami’s vice-amir and head of its foreign affairs department, Abdul Ghaffar Aziz, passed away in Lahore today Monday, October 5, 2020. He had been battling cancer for the past year.
The party’s information secretary Qaiser Shareef announced the news on Twitter. His funeral will be held at 1:45pm on Monday at Lahore’s Mansoora Mosque.
Aziz has left behind a widow, two sons and two daughters.
“Almujtama” magazine " and its editor-in-chief, Mr. Muhammad Salem Al-Rashed, offer sincere condolences and sympathy to the family of Dr. Abdul Ghaffar Aziz, asking Allah to grant him His mercy, and to inspire his family and his relatives patience and solace.