Former Secretary PCB Waqar passes away

Karachi: Chairman PCB Shaharyar Mohammad Khan, Chairman, PCB Executive Committee Najam Sethi and Chief Operating Officer Subhan Ahmad have offered condolences on the sad demise of former Secretary PCB Waqar Ahmed.

Waqar Ahmed, also a former first class cricketer, was a member of Pakistan’s cricket team tour to England in 1967. He was secretary of the board from 1997 to 1999.

In a message Chairman PCB said: “I have been deeply shocked and dismayed at the demise of Waqar Ahmed. The entire PCB management, indeed Pakistani cricketing fraternity, is deeply saddened at his demise. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family at this time of sorrow. May Allah give his family and loved ones the strength to bear this irreparable loss.”