Mujahid w Awal Abdul Qayyum Khan Namaz-e-Janaza in Islamabad and Bagh
Islamabad/Muzaffarabad (Friday, July 10th, 2015) – Today two times president, one time Prime Minister of the Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), Mr. Sardar Abdul Qayyum Khan died in a hospital. He was ill since long time. Sardar Attiq Ahmed Khan was his son. He was known as “Mujahid i Awwal” of Azadi e Kashmir.
Sardar Abdul Qayyum Khan was supreme chief of AJK oldest political party, Muslim Conference. His biography is described in short here:-
Date of Birth = 4 April 1924
Place of Birth = Ghazi Abad District Bagh
Service in British Indian army in Engineering Core = 1942 to 1946
President AJK State in 1956
Elected President of Azad Kashmir in 1971
Namaz e Janaza
Namaz e Janaza of Sardar Abdul Qayyum Khan offered in prade ground Islamabad. Maulana Fazal ul Rehman , Civil and military personels participated in the Janaza. He will be buried in Ghaziabad Bagh AJK today on Saturday, July 11, 2015.