Asad Murtaza Gillani Ex MNA & Nephew of Yousuf Raza Gillani Martyred in Mina Makka Accident
Multan (Friday, September 25, 2015) – Former Memeber National Assembly (MNA) and Nephew of Ex. Prime Minister of Pakistan Yousaf Raza Gilani has been received Shahadat in yesterday Mina Stampede , in which more than 700 hujjaj were killed. Asad Murtaza Gilani was missing from last day. Now it has been confirmed that he is no more in this world.
Makhdumzada Asad Murtaza Gillani was candidate in NA 152 Nultan (Shujabad) in last General Election of 2013. He received only 3214 votes as a independent. While other candidates in this seat were Muhammad Ibraheem Khan of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, Syed Ahmad Mujtaba Gillani (Brother of Yousaf Raza Gillani) of Pakistan Peoples Party Parliamentarians and Syed Javed Ali Shah of Pakistan Muslim League (N).
While in National General Election 2008, Mukhdoom Syed Asad Murtaza Geelani contested on the party Ticket of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PMLN) and obtained only 11923 votes against Syed Mujahid Ali Shah of Pakistan Muslim League Quaid e Azam, Liaqat Ali Khan of PPPP and Muhammad Ibrahim Khan of Independent candidate.
Asad Murtaza Gilani wad elected MNA from NA 152 Multan (Shujabad) area in GE 2002 on Pakistan Peoples Party Ticket. Detail of Votes secured by each candidate were as follows:-
Syed Asad Murtaza Gillani of (PPP) 38027
Syed Javed Ali Shah of (PML-N) 36870
Nawab Liaquat Ali Khan of (PML-Q) 36335
Muhammad Iqbal Azhari of (MMA) 5478