Veteran journalist Sharif Farooq passes away
Farooq was activist of Pakistan Movement and author of several books
Veteran journalist and activist of Pakistan Movement Sharif Farooq died in Peshawar this morning after protracted illness.
He was author of several books on Pakistan Movement.
Meanwhile, President Mamnoon Hussain, Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif, Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb and Governor Khyber Pakhtoonkhwa Iqbal Zafar Jhagra have expressed deep grief and sorrow over the death of Sharif Farooq.
In their separate condolence messages, they appreciated his contributions in the field of journalism and as a member of Pakistan Movement.