Pakistan’s former first lady, Begum Kulsoom’s body reaches Lahore, was moved to Jati Umra on Friday morning.
Almost half an hour after the flight carrying the body from London landed at Allama Iqbal International Airport shifted to her home.
Begum Kulsoom’s body reaches Lahore through Pakistan International Airlines flight PK-758 which landed in Lahore around 6:45 am.
Begum Kulsoom’s body was transferred to an ambulance directly from the airplane and taken to Sharif Medical City.
Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz and son-in-law Captain (Retd.) Mohammad Safdar who have been released on parole were also taken to Sharif Medical City to pay their respects.
Shehbaz Sharif, the deceased’s brother-in-law and President of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), along with Begum Kulsoom’s daughter Asma, grandson Zayd Hussain Sharif (Hussain Nawaz’s son), and 11 other family members accompanied the body.
Begum Kulsoom’s sons, Hassan Nawaz and Hussain Nawaz, did not return to the country for their mother’s funeral.
Begum Kulsoom’s funeral prayers will be held at Sharif Medical City in Lahore’s Jati Umra neighborhood at 5 pm.
The former first lady Begum Kulsoom Nawaz will be laid to rest in Jati Umra.