COAS Gen Bajwa leads condolences over Begum Naseem’s death
Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Sunday expressed his condolences on the sad demise of veteran politician, former parliamentarian and ANP leader Begum Naseem Wali Khan, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.
“May Allah Almighty bless the departed soul in eternal peace and give solace to the bereaved family, Ameen,” the ISPR said in a tweet, quoting the COAS.
General Qamar Javed Bajwa, #COAS, expresses condolences on the sad demise of veteran politician, former parliamentarian and ANP leader, Begum Nasim Wali khan. “May Allah Almighty bless the departed soul in eternal peace and give solace to the bereaved family, Ameen” COAS.— DG ISPR (@OfficialDGISPR) May 16, 2021
President Dr Arif Alvi also expressed grief over the death of Begum Naseem Wali Khan.
Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani also said, “I am saddened by the death of Begum Naseem Wali Khan, the leader of the women's movement and Khudai Khidmatgar Movement in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and former leader of the Awami National Party.”
په پښتونخوا کې د ښځو نهضت او د خدایي خدمتګار تحريک د سرلارې او د عوامي ملي ګوند پخوانۍ مشرې بيګم نسيم ولي خان په وفات غمجن شوم.— Ashraf Ghani (@ashrafghani) May 16, 2021
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Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly and PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif paid tributes to Begum Naseem Wali Khan and said she took an active part in politics and was the first woman to get elected on a general seat from KP.
Shehbaz Sharif said, “Her services for the empowerment of women will be remembered for a long time. My heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family.”
Saddened by the news of Begum Nasim Wali Khan's death. She took an active part in politics & was the first woman to get elected on a general seat from KP. Her services for empowerment of women will be remembered for a long time. My heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family!— Shehbaz Sharif (القدس في العيون) (@CMShehbaz) May 16, 2021
Former President and PPP Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari expressed his grief over the demise of Begum Naseem, who fought for democracy in the MRD movement.
Faryal Talpur, Central President of PPP Women's Wing, also expressed her deep sorrow and grief over the demise of Begum Naseem Wali Khan. In a message released by PPP Media Cell, Faryal Talpur said,” Begum Naseem Wali Khan played an everlasting role in the democratic struggle. Begum Naseem struggle is a beacon for Pakistani women.”
پی پی پی خواتین ونگ کی مرکزی صدر فریال تالپور کا بیگم نسیم ولی خان کے انتقال پر گہرے دکھ اور افسوس کا اظہار۔— PPP (@MediaCellPPP) May 16, 2021
بیگم نسیم ولی خان نے جمہوری جدوجہد میں لازوال کردار ادا کیا۔ فریال تالپور۔
بیگم نسیم ولی خان کی جدوجہد پاکستانی خواتین کے لیے مشعل راہ ہے۔ فریال تالپور@FaryalTalpurPk
JUI chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman also expresseed grief over the death of Begum Naseem Wali Khan. Maulana Fazl said Begum Naseem was a fearless woman whose contribution would be remembered.
جے یو آئی سربراہ مولانا فضل الرحمان کا بیگم نسیم ولی خان کی وفات پر افسوس کا اظہار— Jamiat Ulama-e-Islam Pakistan (@juipakofficial) May 16, 2021
بیگم نسیم ولی خان نڈر خاتون تھیں ،جمہوری جدوجہد کو یاد رکھا جائے گا ۔دعا ہے کہ اللہ کریم مرحومہ کی کامل مغفر ت فرمائے اور انہیں بلند درجات نصیب کرے۔لواحقین کے دکھ درد میں برابر کا شریک ہوں ۔
PML-Q leaders Chaudhary Pervaiz Elahi and Chaudhry Shujaat, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi and former prime minister Yousaf Raza Gilani also mourned the death of the ANP leader and expressed condolences to the family of Begum Naseem Wali Khan.
Former KP chief minister Ameer Haidar Khan Hoti shared the funeral time and place. He said, "Verily we belong to Allah and verily to Him do we return" - Bibi Begum Naseem Wali Khan has passed away. May Allah bless the departed soul. Funeral to be offered today 06:00 pm at Walibagh Charsadda.”
"Verily we belong to Allah and verily to Him do we return" - Bibi Begum Nasim Wali Khan has passed away. May Allah bless the departed soul. Funeral to be offered today 06:00 pm at Walibagh Charsadda.— Ameer Haider Khan Hoti (@HaiderHotiANP) May 16, 2021
Minister for Railways Azam Khan Swati, State Minister for Information Farrukh Habib, former senator Rehman Malik, MNA Dr Mehreen Bhutto, PPP Central Secretary Information Faisal Karim Kundi, Pir Noorul Haq Qadri, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Shah Farman, Special Advisor to KP CM Kamran Bangesh expressed their grief on the sad demise of the ANP leader.
The ANP has announced a three-day mourning on the death of Begum Naseem Wali Khan.