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Pakistan loses veteran journalist Shaikh Aziz
October 08, 2018
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ISLAMABAD: A veteran journalist, writer and scholar Shaikh Aziz died in Karachi at the age of 79. He suffered a heart attack on the Super Highway near Nooriabad and was taken to Hyderabad where adequate facilities were unavailable. His family then transported him to Aga Khan University Hospital in Karachi, where an angioplasty was carried out.

Aziz met and spoke with his family but later in the day, his heart stopped beating and he passed away, his son Tariq Aziz told to the media.

Born in Hyderabad on Dec.9, 1938, Aziz received his early education in the city and went on to acquire a diploma in journalism from the Thomson College of Journalism in London in 1968.

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