Senior journalist Rahimullah Yusufzai passes away in Peshawar

Statesman Report

PESHAWAR: Senior journalist Rahimullah Yusufzai passed away on Thursday in Peshawar, his family said.

According to the family, Yusufzai’s funeral prayers will be held today at 11.

The veteran journalist had been ill for some time.

His son, Arshad Yusufzai, said that he had fought “a long battle against cancer”.

His funeral will be held in his native village Inzargai, near Babuzai Interchange, Swat Expressway, Katlang Tehsil, in Mardan District.

He was born on September 10, 1954.