LAHORE: Abbas Sharif, younger brother of PML-N President Nawaz Sharif and Punjab Chief Minister, died of electrocution in Lahore on Friday. He was 58.
He was laid to rest next to his father.
According to reports, Abbas was coming out of mosque after offering Friday prayers when he suffered electric shock, leaving him dead on the spot.
Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain, Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi, Manzoor Watto, Jehangir Badar, Khawaja Asif, Sardar Ayaz Sadiq, Hanif Abbasi and social and political figures attended Abbas’s funeral.
Mufti Raghib Naeemi led the funeral prayers.