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Liaqat from Aliabad Lost life in a deadly accident

 Funeral Ceremony at the ground Degree College Aliabad

by: Zulfiqar Ali Khan

 Hunza, Jan 15: The renowned youth activist and Senior Vice President of People Youth Organization (PYO) Hunza dsc08937chapter lost his life in a deadly accident at College Road Aliabad, Hunza. According to police sources the accident took place last night at around 8 pm due to brake failure of the Suzuki car near Aliabad, Boys College. Ejaz Gilgiti; President PYO and Riaz Ahmed; PYO activist has got critical injuries in this accident. Those injured were shifted to CMH Gilgit after first aid at Aga Khan Health Center, Aliabad Hunza. Thousands from all over Hunza participated in the funeral ceremony of the deceased this morning in his native village Aliabad.

Liaqat was the member of Union Council from Aliabad and for some time also served as the Chairman Union Council Aliabad.

According to sources the accident took place when PYO youth activists were gathering in Aliabad in order to make a raid on a flour mill in Hassanabad Hunza blamed to smuggle and black market the local quota flour to other areas. The sources said that PYO caught a vehicle with about 100 bags of quota flour illegally smuggled to Upper Hunza.

The President of PPP Hunza chapter Fida Karim and General Secretary Karimullah Baig has regarded the demise of Liaqat as a great loss for the people of Hunza. They extended their condolences to the bereaved family. They said he played a great role in creating harmony among Shia Ithnaashri and Ismaili during Aashoora in Hunza. They said, he was organizing youth in order to develop a pressure and check and balance on different government departments, hospitals, schools in order to properly serve the local community.

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  1. I can not express my feelings on the sad demise of Liaqat. We indeed lost a man with great ambitions and zeal to serve the people of Hunza.

    My heartfelt condolence to the deprived family and May God keep the departed soul in eternal peace


  2. I have listened a very sad news today….One of our community supporter (Liaquat) passed away…I extends my heartiest condolences to the bereaved family…May God rest his soul in eternal peace. Ameen.

  3. It was a shocking news to learn about the sad demise of Liaquat.
    May God rest his soul in peace and give his family and friends the strength to withstand this loss and pass the days of mourning in peace and tranquality.

    He was an active youth activist, committed to the ideals of freedom, liberty and equity and actively served the youth to create political awarenss and to mobilize them to fight for their rights.

  4. This is indeed great loss for the community, my heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family. May God rest his soul in eternal peace and give courage and patience to the family to bear this loss.

    Almaty Kazakhstan

  5. Inalilahi Wainaihili Rajhoon: indeed very shocking news for all of us. God bless his soul in eternal peace and courage to the bereaved family to bear the irreparable loss, Ameen.

    Sharif Khan

  6. I see the shocking news through this website. It is indeed big loss for the berieved family particularly and the community in general. My heartiest condolences to the bereaved family. May Moula rest his soul in eternal peace and give courage and patience to the family to endure the untimely demise of thier son


    I was much shocked when I read the news on Pamir time in Afghanistan that we lost a very brave and ambition Friend (Liaqat).

    May Maula rest his soul in eternal peace (Ameen) and give his family and friends the strength to face this big loss.

    Ali Aman Gojali

  8. Very Saddening to hear the sudden demise of Liaqat in an accident. I pray that , May his soul may rest in Eternal Peace.. and May Allah give courage, Strength and tolerance to all the bereaved family

  9. It is shocking to note the death of Mr. Liaquat. He was a great young, energetic and passionate person who demonstrated a sustained interest in selfless public service.
    On this occasion of great loss to his family as well the wider community in Aliabad I express my deep condolences. May God bless his soul and give him eternal peace.

    ali al-Hakim

  10. It is saddening to know the sudden demise of a young member of our community, may almighty rest his soul with eternal peace. It is a time of great loss for his family, friends and community, may God bless all with strength to overcome this movement of grief soon.

    The ideals of this great person Liaquat, liberty, progress, freedom and development of the area are debts on each and every one of us. We all should make commitments to take his ideals forward and try to make his soul take relief with progress towards achievements of his ideals.

    May Moula bless his soul and the loved ones he left behind.

    Abbas Ali

  11. I only want to say that he was a good social worker and a community organizer. He was very active for the getting basic rights of his people. In recent days one of his initiative was keeping a vigilant eye on black marketing of the flour by the local flour mills. And on the plate form of PYO one vehicles was caught on red handed and later was fine heavily. The flour was divided among the community.
    The community lost a strong pillar of the nation!!

  12. Great loss for the family members, friends and indeed for the people of Hunza and the Pakistan Peoples Party. He was leading the youth of Hunza.
    May Allah rest his soul in eternal peace. My heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family of Liaqat and his friends and may Allah give you all the strength to bear such a great loss. Aamin.
    Zulfiqar! please convey our condolences to the bereaved family on behalf of Gojal Youth.

  13. one of my lovely friend liaquat we will miss u always .may moula give his soul rest in enternal peace .ameen

  14. A shocking news to the development oriented community of Hunza, great personality Liaquat a political leader, change agent and great motivator for youth, it is really a big lose for the Area, it will take dacads to have such leadership in the field of politices. May God bless his soul and give him eternal peace.

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