Islamabad, April 11, 2013 (PPI-OT):
President Asif Ali Zardari has strongly condemned the assassination of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader and candidate for a Sindh provincial assembly seat, Fakhrul Islam, who was shot dead today in Hyderabad.
The President while expressing profound grief and sorrow over the unfortunate incident has directed the concerned authorities to bring the culprits to justice at the earliest.
Expressing sympathies with the bereaved family, the President prayed to Almighty to rest the departed soul in eternal peace and to give courage to the bereaved family to bear the loss with fortitude and equanimity.
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