Former federal law minister Iqbal Haider passed away on Sunday.
The deceased was suffering from lung disease and breathed his last at a hospital in Karachi and his funeral prayers would be offered on November 12 at the Masjid-i-Tasrab Imambargah Defence-IV. He was 67 years old.
Haider had also served as the Attorney General. He was affiliated with the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP).
He was also the co-chairman of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) and had resigned from the basic membership of PPP in March 2005, citing his unanimous election as Secretary-General of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP).
He had received his Law degree from Punjab University.
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