Kulsoom Nawaz’s chelum to be held on Thursday


LAHORE: Chehlum of late Kulsoom Nawaz, wife of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, will be held in Jati Umra on Thursday.

It will be held at Raiwind residence of the Sharif family while close relatives and friends will participate in it. Quran khawani and Mehfil-e-naat-naat will also be arranged. The general public will not be invited on the occasion.

Kulsoom died on September 11 at the age of 68 in London after being diagnosed with lymphoma. She was laid to rest on September 14 in a graveyard at her husband’s family residence of Jati Umra after a funeral prayer attended by thousands of people, including delegations from leading political parties.