Ex-VC KU Dr. Masum Tirmizi passes away

KARACHI: Professor Dr. S. Masum Ali Tirmizi, Ex-Vice-Chancellor, University of Karachi and father of renowned Expert in Energy Sector Asim Tirmizi passed away at a local private hospital in the early hours Wednesday.
Namaz-e-Janaza of Dr. Masum Tirmizi will be held at the Karachi University mosque at 1:30 PM after Zohar prayers today (Thursday).
Prof. Dr. S. Masum Ali Tirmizi remained Vice Chancellor of Karachi University for 4 years i.e. from September 1, 1979 to August 31, 1983. He was husband of Late Prof. Dr Nasima Tirmizi who was the great granddaughter of Deputy Nazir Ahmed, Marine Scientist, Dean of science Department of Karachi University and renowned columnist using pen name Nasima Bint-e-Siraj. Masum Tirmizi was also father-in-law of Asma Tirmizi, the Special Correspondent of The Financial Daily International.
The Executive Editor of The Financial Daily International and other staff members the newspapers expressed their heartfelt condolence on the sad demise of Professor Dr. S. Masum Ali Tirmizi.

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