Veteran Lawyer Abdul Hafeez Lakho Passed Away

Veteran lawyer Abdul Hafeez Lakho passed away

ISLAMABAD, Jan 7 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 07th Jan, 2017 ) : Renowned lawyer and counsel of former Prime Minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto in a landmark case, Abdul Hafeez Lakho has passed away on Saturday.

Abdul Hafeez Lakho was the counsel Pakistan People's Party (PPP) founder Zulfikar Ali Bhutto in murder case of former Advocate General Sindh Nawab Muhammed Khan, reported a private news channel.

All judicial affairs have been put on hold in Karachi's City Court today at the request of Karachi Bar Association. Meantime, all judicial affairs of Sindh High Court have also been postponed owing to his death. His son, Mubeen Lakho is a famous lawyer at Sindh High Court. His funeral prayer will be offered at Karachi's Masjid Sultan after Zuhr prayer today. APP/meh/rn