LAHORE: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Saturday visited Jamia Ashrafia without any protocol and condoled death of Maulana Muhammad Ubaidullah with Mohtamim (Administrator) of the Jamia, Maulana Hafiz Fazl-ur-Raheem.
Qari Ahmed Ubaid, Qari Arshad Ubaid, Amjad Ubaid, Hafiz Asad Ubaid and a number of Ulema were also present on the occasion.
Expressing profound grief, the Prime Minister said that Pakistan had been deprived of a great religious scholar with demise of Maulana Muhammad Ubaidullah. However, people would continue to benefit from his religious educational services, he added.
Great personalities and scholars like Maulana Muhammad Ubaid, were born in centuries, he remarked.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif also offered Fateha and prayed for the rest of the departed soul in eternal peace and grant of courage to the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss with patience.