Journalist Mohammad Gul Bangash laid to rest
MARDAN: Senior journalist and former president of Katlang Press Club, Mohammad Gul Bangash who died on Thursday night was laid to rest in his village Ghundo Shamozai in Katlang tehsil on Friday. He breathed his last at the Khyber Teaching Hospital, Peshawar, after a protracted illness.
His funeral prayer was largely attended by notables of the area, relatives, friends, journalists, elected representatives and government officials.Mohammad Gul Bangash had been in the field of journalism for three decades. He was the correspondent for Peshawar Urdu daily Mashriq.
He was also a Pashto poet and village elder. The deceased was the father of Shoaib Bangash and Siddique Bangash of Geo TV, Atiq Bangash and Altaf Bangash. His Qul will be held in Ghundo Shamozai on Sunday.