NAWABSHAH: Hakim Ali Zardari, father of President Asif Ali Zardari, was laid to rest in Balo-jo-Qubbo, the ancestral graveyard of the Zardari family in Fatehullah Zardari village on Wednesday morning. President Zardari, Sindh Chief Minister Qaim Ali Shah and several ministers attended the last rites. The funeral prayers, led by Allama Khalid Sultan Bahu, were offered at Zardari House after Fajr. The body was then driven straight to the graveyard. Hakim Ali died at the age of 81 in Islamabad on Tuesday.
Published in The Express Tribune, May 26th, 2011.