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Former Pakistan president Gen Musharraf’s mother passes away in Dubai

Dubai - Pakistan COAS condoles death of Zareen Musharraf.

By Web Report

Published: Sat 16 Jan 2021, 7:26 AM

Last updated: Sat 16 Jan 2021, 7:32 AM

Former Pakistan president and chief of army staff General (r) Pervez Musharraf’s mother Zareen Musharraf passed away on Friday. She was 100.

General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Pakistan Chief of Army Staff, expressed his heartfelt condolences on the passing of the mother of General (r) Musharraf.

Begum Zareen was born in the early 1920s, grew up in Lucknow and received her schooling there, after which she graduated from Indraprastha College at Delhi University, taking a bachelor’s degree in English literature, Ary News reported.

She had earlier been hospitalised in the UAE after suffering from respiratory issues.

The former president is also undergoing treatment in Dubai.

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