Munir Khan Orakzai, a JUI-F National Assembly member from Kurram District, died of a heart attack.
According to Irfanullah, nephew of 61-year-old MNA Haji Munir Orakzai, Munir Orakzai was pronounced dead when he was waken up for morning prayers. He was rushed to Civil Hospital for a check-up where doctors confirmed his death.
Funeral prayers of MNA Haji Munir Khan Orakzai were offered at 3 pm in his native village Mandori. Munir Orakzai has left behind a son, 5 daughters and wife.
Munir Orakzai, a JUI-F National Assembly member, contracted the corona virus last month, but tested negative for the corona on May 8, but suddenly his health deteriorate during the National Assembly session after recovering from corona after which he was rushed to a hospital.
MNA Haji Munir Khan was elected MNA from Orakzai constituency NA-45 Orakzai on JUI-F ticket.
Munir Khan Orakzai’s role in bringing peace to Kurram district is unforgettable. He was elected MNA three times and played a vital role in the development of the backward areas.