1965 war veteran Sepoy Maqbool Hussain passes away

RAWALPINDI: 1965 War veteran Sepoy Maqbool Hussain breathed his last at CMH Attock, ISPR reported.

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The brave soldier got injured and was taken prisoner by the Indian Army during 1965 war.

Later, after spending 40 years in Indian jails, he was released during 2005. He was recipient of Sitara Jurrat. His Namaz e Jinaza will be offered tomorrow with full military honours.

According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has expressed his grief over sad demise Sepoy Maqbool Hussain.

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