Long-time Qatar resident, Pakistani MP Haji Munir Khan Orakzai passes away Jun 03, 2020 0 6564 12345 L N MALLICKDohaA long-time Qatar resident and a current member of Pakistan’s National Assembly (MNA) Haji Munir Khan Orakzai passed away in Pakistan on Tuesday (June 2) from heart failure just days after recovering from the coronavirus.Orakzai, 61, who lived in Qatar for a long time before entering into active politics in Pakistan in 2002, had tested positive for the coronavirus in April but he had made full recovery from the virus in May.Orakzai first moved to Qatar in 1981 and worked with Elbaida Transport Company as an accountant and later as a manager. His father, Mir Akbar Jan alias Kaji, arrived in Qatar in 1962 and engaged himself in welfare activities throughout his stay in the country until 1986. His brother, Mohammad Afzal, was also a popular figure among community members in Qatar. Orakzai hailed from Kurram district in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and was elected to NA-45 in the 2018 elections. Previously, he was a member of the National Assembly from 2002 to 2013. He also served as the parliamentary leader of the erstwhile Federally Administered Tribal Area (FATA) between 2002 and 2013. He was conferred with the nation’s coveted Nishan-e-Imtiaz award in 2011. Pages 1234 RELATED ARTICLES COVID-19: QA flies over 1.8 mn people home, becomes world largest carrier Jun 03, 2020 0 3413 Al-Shehaniya Municipality conducts 648 inspection raids in May Jun 03, 2020 0 5586 ‘New bridge is all set to reduce travel time by more than 90%’ Jun 03, 2020 0 640 Pakistani community mourns death of Munir Khan Orakzai Pakistani community leaders in Qatar have sent condolences to the family of Munir Khan Orakzai, a long-time Qatar resident who died in Pakistan on Tuesday. Tahir Mahmoud, president of Pak Youth Society, described .. Briefs Deputy Amir congratulates Italian president The Deputy Amir His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad Al Thani on Tuesday sent a cable of congratulations to President of Italy Sergio Mattarella on the anniversary of the .. Pharma products containing metformin safe, says MoPH The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has indicated that the results of laboratory analysis conducted on samples of all pharmaceutical preparations containing metformin available in the public and private sectors in ..