This is how unpredictable life is, a student of Government College Lahore, Usama Kaira son of Qamar Zaman Kaira, Ex-Federal Minister Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) dies in road accident near Lalamusa, reported by local news channel. After death news of Qamar Zaman Kaira’s son condolences from the political parties, business communities and friends started pouring in after the unfortunate disaster. Qamar Zaman Kaira came to know of the disastrous incident during a press conference and left the premises shortly after. The news of the Kaira’s son death was confirmed by Pakistan People’s Party leader Chaudhry Manzoor.
Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan conveyed deep sorrow over the death of teenage son of Qamar Zaman Kaira and also offered his condolence to the Kaira’s family. Special Assistant to the Prime Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Firdous Ashiq Awan condoled the grieving family saying, “My heart weeps on the death of young Osama Kaira, and all of us share the sadness of his sudden death.”
Former CM Punjab Shahbaz Sharif from London and present Chief Minister Punjab Usman Khan Buzdar also issued a statement expressing his sadness over the tragic which had occurred and offered his condolences. Many other VIPs from the government and opposition parties sent their prayers and well wishes to the Kaira’s family and ensured their support to the family in their time of deep grief and misery.
Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari issued a statement, saying he was “Deeply Saddened to Hear the Tragic News of the Passing”. Former president Asif Ali Zardari said that the “loss of a young child is unbearable” and prayed for the deceased. He assured that the “Bhutto family and the PPP stands by the Kaira family in this hour of grief”.
According to the initial reports by police the incident occurred due to over speeding. The incident took place near Trauma Center on grand trunk road (G.T road). Usama Kaira was on the driver’s seat along with a friend who also lost his life in the accident. Usama Qamar Zaman Kaira was a student of Government College (GC) Lahore.