LAHORE: Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) chief Khadim Hussain Rizvi was laid to relaxation in Lahore after funeral prayers had been provided at Minar-e-Pakistan which had been attended by numerous his followers and supporters.
The prayers had been led by Saad Hussain Rizvi, the firebrand cleric’s son.
The TLP chief was later laid to relaxation in Madrassah Abuzar Ghaffari related to the Rehmatul Lil Aalameen mosque.
Saad Rizvi, who had until now served because the deputy secretary-general of the TLP, was additionally nominated on the event as the brand new chief of the occasion by its excessive council. He took oath on Saturday as the brand new ameer of the TLP on the Minar-e-Pakistan floor.
Thousands of individuals had gathered at Lahore’s Minar-e-Pakistan to attend the funeral prayers for the cleric, whose occasion had emerged because the fifth-largest in Pakistan when it comes to votes solid within the 2018 elections.
The TLP chief had handed away on Thursday after affected by a fever in his final days.
He had complained concerning the fever as he led a big protest at Islamabad’s Faizabad Interchange a couple of days in the past, his household had confirmed.
Rizvi had been at his madrassah on Lahore’s Multan Road when his well being worsened. He was first taken to the Farooq Hospital, the place he was pronounced lifeless on arrival, after which to Sheikh Zayed Hospital the place his demise was confirmed.
The firebrand cleric is survived by his spouse, two sons and three daughters.
The 55-year-old was born in Attock district on June 22, 1966. For his early training, he studied Hifz and Tajweed from a madrassah in Jhelum and afterward studied from the Jamia Nizamia Rizvia in Lahore.