Former caretaker PM Moeen-ud-din Qureshi passed away
23 November, 2016
WASHINGTON: Former caretaker Prime Minister Moeen-ud-din Qureshi has passed away in Washington. He was 86.
The former PM was ailing for a long time and undergoing treatment in Washington.
Qureshi was born in Lahore on June 26, 1930. He was a prominent economist and former civil servant who served as the Acting Prime Minister of Pakistan from 18 July 1993 to 19 October 1993.
He hailed from a distinguished family that was originally from Kasur. His father, Mohyeddin Ahmad Qureshi, was a civil servant in the British government and his mother, Khursheed Jabin, was a housewife.