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I will not allow closure of Asghar Khan case, says Ali Asghar

LAHORE: Son of former air chief marshal Ali Asghar Khan on Saturday said he will not allow closure of the Asghar Khan case over lack of evidence. Khan, who is also the leader of the ruling party said he was ready to plead the case himself. “I have also submitted an application to the registrar of the Supreme Court in this regard. Now I am waiting for a reply." Read: FIA asks SC to close Asghar Khan case over 'lack of evidence' Last week, the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) requested the Supreme Court to close the…

Former air chief Asghar Khan passes away at age of 97

ABBOTTABAD: Former Chief of Air Staff (CAS) Air Chief Marshal Asghar Khan passed away on Friday morning after a protracted illness at the age of 97, family sources said. According to family sources, the funeral prayers of first native Commander in Chief of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) will be held on Saturday in Newanshehr town of Abbottabad district in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Asghar Khan was also founder of Tehrik-e-Istiqlal Pakistan, a political party, which was once a mainstream political party in Pakistan and a member…

PAF Academy Risalpur renamed after Asghar Khan

RISALPUR: Pakistan Air Force Academy Risalpur has been named as the PAF Academy Asghar Khan. Asghar Khan was the first native Commander-in-Chief of the Pakistan Air Force, who served under the President Iskander Mirza and President Ayub Khan. In this regard, a ceremony was held on Wednesday which was attended by Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshall Sohail Aman. Former air chiefs, retired and serving higher officials of the PAF, and other dignitaries were also present on the occasion. PAF Academy cadets gave a…