Politicians across the country have expressed deep sorrow and condolence over Begum Kulsoom Nawaz Death.
PM Imran Khan expressed deep grief and sorrow over the sad demise of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz. He further said in a statement, that all facilities will be provided to the Sharif family and heirs of Nawaz Sharif’s wife as per the law.
PM Imran Khan has directed the Pakistani High Commission in London to assist in the provision of all necessary facilities to the heirs of the deceased.
PM Imran Khan tweeted for condolences to the Sharif family.
Sad to learn of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz’s death. She was a courageous woman of great dignity and confronted her disease with fortitude. My condolences and prayers go to the Sharif family.
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) September 11, 2018
I express my sincere regrets on the sad demise of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz. My condolences to the Sharif family on this loss. May her soul rest in peace
— The President of Pakistan (@PresOfPakistan) September 11, 2018
President Dr. Arif Alvi also expressed “sincere regrets on the sad demise of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz.”
Chief of the Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa also sent his condolences to the Sharif family.
In a tweet from DG ISPR Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor wrote and grieved about Begum Kulsoom Nawaz death in following manner:
إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعون
COAS expresses his grief and heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family on sad demise of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz. “May Allah bless the departed soul eternal peace at Heaven-Amen”, COAS.
— Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor (@OfficialDGISPR) September 11, 2018
Minister of Finance Asad Umer and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Shah Mehmood Qureshi, respectively, said they were saddened to hear of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz death.
Saddened to hear about begum kulsoom nawaz passing away. May Allah grant her a place in jannat and give the family the strength to bear the loss
— Asad Umar (@Asad_Umar) September 11, 2018
Deeply Saddened to know about the demise of Begum Kalsoom Nawaz. May Allah bless her soul with the highest place in Paradise. I have instructed the Pakistani High Commission in London to facilitate the bereaved family in all possible ways.
— Shah Mahmood Qureshi (@SMQureshiPTI) September 11, 2018
Asad Umer expressed, May God “give the family the strength to bear the loss”. Whereas FM Qureshi wrote: “I have instructed the Pakistani High Commission in London to facilitate the bereaved family in all possible ways.”
Speaker of the National Assembly Asad Qaisar expressed his deep condolences on Begum Kulsoom Nawaz Death Kulsoom, saying she “worked for democracy in the country”.
PTI senator Faisal Javed wrote:
Deeply saddened to hear the news of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz’s passing. May ALLAH rest her soul in peace and give enough strength to family to cope with this huge loss.
Inna Lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un
— Faisal Javed Khan (@FaisalJavedKhan) September 11, 2018
PPP Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto Zardari also expressed his sadness over Begum Kulsoom Nawaz Death. He commented, “Kulsoom Nawaz was a brave woman who fought for democracy.”
He added, “My sympathies are with the members of the bereaved family and pray to Almighty Allah to rest the departed soul in eternal peace and grant courage and fortitude to the bereaved family members to bear this irreparable loss.”
Former president and co-chairman of the PPP, Asif Ali Zardari, also expressed deep grief and sorrow over Begum Kulsoom Nawaz death.
PPP leader Aitzaz Ahsan said that he is deeply aggrieved over Begum Kulsoom Nawaz death, adding that she was a pious lady.“I am deeply aggrieved over my statements that caused pain to the Sharif family.”
Senate Chair Sadiq Sanjrani sent his condolences as well. “May the departed soul have eternal peace,” he said.
Awami National Party leader Asfandyar Wali said Begum Kulsoom Nawaz fought against the dictatorship. “ANP is with the Sharif family in their difficult time,” he added.
Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q) leaders Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain and his cousin, Chaudhry Pervez Elahi, said this is a huge loss for the Sharif family.
Syed Ali Raza Abidi, a former MNA, also took to Twitter express his grief.
My condolences to the Sharif family on the sad demise of Begum Kulsoom Nawaz. May Allah grant her Eternal Paradise and give her loved ones the strength to cope with the tragic loss. Ameen. Expecting early bail on humanitarian grounds for Mian Nawaz Sharif, Maryam and Capt. Safder
— Syed Ali Raza Abidi (@abidifactor) September 11, 2018
Pak Sarzameen Party Chairperson Mustafa Kamal said,
We surely belong to Allah and to Him we shall return. Very Sad to hear about the demise of #KulsoomNawaz Sahiba. May Allah rest her soul in peace and give her highest place in Jannah. My heartfelt condolences with all the family members @Hussain_NSharif @MaryamNSharif @CMShehbaz
— Syed Mustafa Kamal (@KamalPSP) September 11, 2018
Britain’s High Commissioner to Pakistan Thomas Drew also offered condolences on the passing of the former first lady.
My condolences, on behalf of everyone at the British High Commission, on the passing away today of Former First Lady of Pakistan, Begum #KulsoomNawaz. My thoughts are with her family and friends.
— Thomas Drew (@TomDrewUK) September 11, 2018
Martin Kobler, Germany’s Ambassador to Pakistan, offered his heartfelt condolences to Begum Kulsoom’s family and friends.
Learned with grief about the passing of former First Lady of #Pakistan, Begum #KulsoomNawaz. My most heartfelt condolences to her family and friends. May her soul rest in peace! pic.twitter.com/UXVoCkLH7I
— Martin Kobler (@KoblerinPAK) September 11, 2018
Condolences from Across the Border
India’s Minister of External Affairs, Sushma Swaraj,also expressed
I am sorry to know about the sad demise of Mrs.Kulsoom Nawaz. My heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family. May her soul rest in peace.
— Sushma Swaraj (@SushmaSwaraj) September 11, 2018
She wrote, “I am sorry to know about the sad demise of Mrs. Kulsoom Nawaz. My heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family. May her soul rest in peace.”