Senior journalist and television anchorperson Arshad Sharif will be laid to rest in Islamabad today following his funeral prayers on Thursday.
The family announced that his funeral prayers will be offered at the Shah Faisal Mosque Islamabad at 2pm on Thursday. Later, he will be laid to rest at the H-11 cemetery in the federal capital.
Arshad Sharif’s body was flown to Pakistan from Kenya yesterday in the early hours of Wednesday. Members of his family received his body at the Islamabad airport.
In Kenya, the country’s police, in its first report, admitted to killing him. The Kenyan police said that Sharif was shot in the head in a mistaken identity case