From Our Correspondent :

KARACHI: Anchor turned politician, Amir Liaquat Hussain breathed his last on Thursday. The anchor turned politician, Amir Liaquat Hussain passed away in Karachi, Muqudus Haider, a police official confirmed to reporters.

Later Hussain was currently a member of the National Assembly from Karachi from the former ruling party Pakistan Tehrik e Insaf (PTI).

The police officer said Husain’s condition deteriorated early in the morning after which he was taken to the Aga Khan University Hospital, where he was later declared dead.

He added that preliminary reports show no foul play, however, a post-mortem examination of the politician will be conducted at the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre.

Meanwhile, National Assembly Speaker Raja Pervaiz Ashraf adjourned the session, which started earlier today, till 5 pm on Friday after receiving news of the lawmaker’s death.

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