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Former CJP Nasim Hasan Shah passes away

LAHORE: Former chief justice of Pakistan Justice (retd) Nasim Hassan Shah passed away on Tuesday evening in Lahore after protracted illness. He was 86.

He had been suffering from multiple illness for a long and breathed his last in Lahore on Tuesday.

His funeral prayers will be offered on Wednesday morning at 9:oo am 58-D 1, Sir Syed Road Gulberg 3,  Lahore.

Shah remained chief justice of Pakistan from April 17,  1993 to April  14, 1994.

Nasim Hassan Shah also remained chairman of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).

Nasim Hasan Shah was also part of Supreme Court of Pakistan bench which upheld lower court decision to hand down death sentence to former premier Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto.