Abdul Sattar Edhi laid to rest after state funeral at Karachi National Stadium

5780fb5875953news45sf54f54sKARACHI: Thousands of people, including high-profile politicians and government officials, gathered at the National Stadium on Saturday to attend the funeral prayers of Abdul Sattar Edhi – Pakistan’s most celebrated humanitarian who passed away last night in Karachi.

Edhi was given a guard of honour and a 19-gun salute by the Pakistan Army as his body was taken away from the National Stadium after his funeral.

His body was then taken to the Edhi village, where he was laid to rest.