Zahoor Elahi to be remembered
He stood by Fatima Jinnah against Gen Ayub Khan. He braved fake cases, challenged dictatorship and draconian laws.
He always fought for the cause of democracy. He was appointed secretary-general of parliamentary party of conventional Muslim League.
He challenged the draconian Elected Bodies Disqualification Order but face imprisonment even tribunal cleared him of all charges.
He was elected member of the national assembly in 1962 and 1970 among a few elected members of the Pakistan Muslim League.
Imprisonment in different jails could not shatter his resolve to raise voice for the rights till September 25, 1981, when he embraced martyrdom in a terrorist group attack.