KARACHI (JAN 11, 2017): Sindh Governor and former chief justice of Pakistan Justice (Retd.) Saeed uz Zaman Siddiqui died after prolonged illness, confirmed spokesperson of the governor house today. He was 79.
According to a family member, Siddiqui was facing asthma problem and was taken to a private hospital where he breathed his last.
Siddiqui, who succeeded former governor Dr Ishratul Ebad Khan, was appointed as the 31st governor of the province on November 9, 2016.
Saeed-uz-Zaman Siddiqui was the 15th Chief Justice of Pakistan and the 31st Governor of Sindh. #RestInPeace
— Yusra Askari (@YusraSAskari) January 11, 2017