Ex Minister of Azad Jammu and Kashmir Captain Retired Mohammad Sarfaraz Khan passed away in Local Hospital of United Kingdom today June 8, 2012.
He was ill and went to United Kingdom for treatment in last week and passed away in Hospital on June 8, 2012 at the age of 78 years.
Captain Retired Mohammad Sarfaraz Khan started his political career in 1964 after retirement from Pakistan Army. He stand up in District Council and then in Legislative Assembly Elections. He was up for his first Elections in 1970 against Ch Khadim Hussain. In 1975 Captain (R) Sarfaraz Khan won election as independent candidate and was selected as opposition leader.
In 1991 Captain (R) Sarfaraz Khan won elections and became Forest and Treasure Minister on Muslim Conference Platform. He remained on different Designations in Muslim Conference, after Formation of PML N in AJK Captain Retired Mohammad Sarfaraz Khan joined PMLN AJK.
Captain (R) Sarfaraz Khan’s Constituency was LA 2 Chakswari/Islamgarh. His resident is in Sector F-1 of Mirpur Azad Kashmir.
May his could rest in peace in Heaven.