Pakistan / Karachi News > Pakistani Former Law Minister Iqbal Haider has died in local hospital at Karachi, E Pakistan News reported.
Funeral Prayer of former law minister’s will be offered on Monday after the Zuhar Prayer at Imambargah Yasrub in phase IV Defence Housing Society, Karachi.
Iqbal Haider was born on January 14, 1945. He obtained his B.A. LLB degree from the Punjab University.
However, he disassociated himself from the PPP in 2005 and started working for the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan where he rose to the position of co-chairperson.
Iqbal Haider was a leading figure in the Movement for Restoration of Democracy (MRD) and was jailed several times during 1981-1986