GDA leader Jadam Mangrio dies of coronavirus
The TV channel reported that the dead body of Jadam Mangrio has been sent to his native village in Umarkot.
Faqir Jadam Mangrio served twice as advisers to Sindh Chief Ministers and was elected to the National Assembly of Pakistan as a candidate of Pakistan Muslim League-Functional (PML-F) from NA-234 (Sanghar-I) in 2008 general elections. He received 71,394 votes against Ghulam Muhammad Junejo, a candidate of the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP).
He also ran for the seat of the provincial assembly of Sindh as a candidate of PML-F from constituency PS-69 (Umerkot-cum-Sanghar) in the 2013 general elections but was unsuccessful. He received 31,408 votes and lost the seat to Syed Sardar Ali Shah.