GHOTKI: Late Federal Anti-Narcotics Minister and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) leader on Wednesday laid to rest in his home town in presence of thousands of people.

A day earlier, funeral prayers of deceased PTI member of National Assembly and Federal Minister of Anti-Narcotics were offered here in his home town in Ghotki.

The funeral prayer was attended by a large number of relatives, politicians, civil servants and locals.

Renowned religious Scholar Sahibzada Khalid Sultan Bahoo led the funerals of the late parliamentarian.

Earlier today, PTI lawmaker and Federal Minister of Anti-Narcotics Ali Muhammad Mahar had died of longstanding liver disease.

By confirming the news of his sad demise of the deceased PTI leader family sources said that he died of longstanding liver disease and died late on Monday night after his health deteriorated.

The entire city has been closed down to mourn the sad demise of their local leader and peoples have started reaching to the Mahar house for condolences.