ISLAMABAD – Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif expressed deepest sorrow over the demise of Abdul Sattar Edhi who breathed his last on Friday.

According to the military’s media wing, the ISPR, the COAS said that country had been deprived of a great human being on the occasion of Edhi’s death.

He said that Abdul Sattar Edhi was a world renowned philanthropist, social activist and a true humanitarian.

He prayed to Allah Almighty to bless the departed soul and give patience and strength to his family to bear this loss.