Mehmooda Khalil-ur-Rahman, the wife of late Mir Khalil-ur-Rahman, who was the founder of Jang and Geo Group, has passed away. Ms Rahman died in Karachi at the age of 95. She was the mother of Jang/Geo Editor-in-Chief Mir Shakil-ur-Rahman and the grandmother of Geo Television Network CEO Mir Ibrahim Rahman. Mir Shakeel-ur-Rehman’s mother had been ill for some time and was undergoing treatment at a local hospital.
Her funeral prayers will be offered in Karachi today after Friday prayers. The family of the deceased have requested prayers from home due to coronavirus standard operating procedures.
Mehmooda Khalil-ur-Rahman is survived by a son and four daughters, 24 grandchildren, and 22 great-grandchildren. May Allah grant her highest ranks in Jannah!