Funeral of slain PIA employee held

KARACHI: Slain PIA employee Inayat Raza was buried at Waadi-e-Hussain graveyard. Meanwhile funeral for Saleem Akbar, who also lost his life during the protest will held at his residence at Model Colony.

Inayat is survived by his wife and three daughters.

Saleem’s family is in Canada and his funeral will take place after they arrive.

On Tuesday, as Rangers and police tried to control protesting PIA employees outside the national carrier’s headquarters, two employees were shot dead, and several injured.

The employees were protesting the proposed privatization of PIA by the government.