According to details, Zafarullah Khan Jamali was shifted to a hospital in Islamabad a few days ago due to ill health where he could not recover.
Doctors had transferred Zafarullah Khan Jamali on a ventilator three days ago.
It may be recalled that Zafarullah Jamali was rushed to hospital in critical condition on November 29 after a heart attack. Three days ago, a rumor of his demise was spread, on which President Arif Alvi sent condolences via tweet and then apologized.
The president had said that he had spoken to Zafarullah Khan Jamali’s son who confirmed that his father was still alive and had been transferred to Vanity Fair.
Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali’s journey of life
Zafarullah Khan Jamali was born on January 1, 1944 in Rojhan Jamali area of Balochistan and received his early education from this. Later he completed his further education from Government College University, Lahore and HS College, Lahore. He was fluent in Punjabi and Pashto.
Zafarullah Khan Jamali was first elected to the National Assembly in 1985, then in 1999 he was appointed General Secretary of the PML-Q.
He was sworn in as the country’s first Prime Minister on November 21, 2002, and continued to serve as Prime Minister until 2004. On June 26, 2004, Zafarullah Khan Jamali resigned as Prime Minister.
Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali was a renowned politician as well as an excellent sportsman. He was not only keen on volleyball, cricket and hockey but was also known as a good player in all three sports. He was also the President of Pakistan Hockey Federation from 2006 to 2008.