QUETTA: The funeral prayer of Nawabzada Siraj Raisani, younger brother of former Balochistan chief minister Aslam Raisai, who was martyred in Friday’s suicide blast was offered in Quetta’s Moosa Stadium.
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa was among hundreds of people who attended the funeral prayer of Siraj Raisani.
Later, he was buried at his ancestral village Kanak in Mastung district.
Earlier, the funeral prayers of 128 martyrs were offered in their ancestral areas of Mustung district.
On Friday, a suicide blast, which was claimed by the Islamic State group (ISIS), ripped through a crowd at a political rally in Mastung, killing 128 including Siraj Raisani.
Meanwhile, the federal and provisional governments have declared a day of mourning throughout the country on Sunday whereas the Baluchistan caretaker administration has pronounced two days in mourning after the bloodbath in Mastung.— NNI