Son of PPP Leader Qamar Zaman Kaira buried in Lalamusa
The youngest son of PPP Punjab president Qamar Zaman Kaira Usama Kaira was buried on Saturday in Lalamusa, Gujrat. PPP Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari, former president Asif Ali Zardari and Railways Minister Sheikh Rashid attended the funeral.
Usama Qamar Kaira and his friend Hamza Butt died in a road accident while they were on their way home from Kharian. Usama supposedly lost control over the steering and the car collided with a roadside tree, near Lalamusa local government academy.
Heart breaking News. A young son of Qamar uz Zaman Kaira is passed away in a road accident. May Allah give strength to his family to deal with this loss which is indeed very big.
إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعونَ pic.twitter.com/iMTvHSlIAZ
— Nadia Mirza (@nadia_a_mirza) May 17, 2019
Usama was Kaira’s youngest son
Usama was the youngest son of the former information minister Qamar Zaman Kaira and was a student in Government College Lahore.
— Usama Naeem (@UsamaYaar1) May 18, 2019
National leaders stand with Qamar Zaman Kaira
As soon as the news was made public, condolence messages poured in from all quarters. In fact, Qamar Zaman Kaira himself received the sad news while he was addressing a Press Conference.
— Ali Salman Alvi (@alisalmanalvi) May 17, 2019
Imran Khan offered condolences to the family
Prime Minister Imran Khan also expressed deep sorrow over the incident and offered his condolences to the family.
Prime Minister Imran Khan has expressed profound grief and sorrow over the sad demise of son of PPP leader Qamar Zaman Kaira in a road accident https://t.co/NlssooXcCb …
— Radio Pakistan (@RadioPakistan) May 17, 2019
People’s Party stands with Qamar Zaman Kaira
PPP Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari suspended all party activities for Saturday. Former president Asif Ali Zardari said that the “loss of a young child is unbearable” and prayed for the deceased.
President, Army Chief also express grief over Usama’s death
President of Pakistan Arif Alvi, the Chief of Army Staff Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa and PML-N President Shahbaz Sharif, along with PML-N vice president Maryam Nawaz and Human Rights Minister Shireen Mazari also expressed their heartfelt grief on the demise of Usama Kaira.
Absolutely heartbreaking and tragic, the death of my friend Qamar Zaman Kaira's son Usama. May his soul rest in peace and may Allah give the strength to the family to bear this tragic loss.
— Dr. Arif Alvi (@ArifAlvi) May 17, 2019
Extremely saddened to hear the tragic news of death of Kaira sb’s son. This is how unpredictable life is. My heart goes out to the family. May Allah SWT bless Usama with the highest abode in Jannah & May HE grant sabar to the family to bear the irreplaceable loss. Ameen 🤲🏼
— Maryam Nawaz Sharif (@MaryamNSharif) May 17, 2019
What a terrible tragedy for any parent to bear. May Allah give Kaira and his family the strength to bear this massive loss. https://t.co/76euc5J5Tq
— Shireen Mazari (@ShireenMazari1) May 17, 2019
PPP Senator Sherry Rehman said that it was a “terrible loss for any parent and family”.
We are all devastated by this news. He was in the middle of a press con when he heard! It’s a terrible loss for any parent and family. May God give @QamarZamanPPP the strength and fortitude to bear this tragedy. 🙏 https://t.co/7EISR3UDVN
— SenatorSherryRehman (@sherryrehman) May 17, 2019