Senior journalist of Hyderabad, Mr. Baqer Husain Shaaz S/O late Mohammed Ibrahim Husain passed away in the wee hours of Thursday, November 19, at his residence located at Santosh Nagar Colony, at the age of 82 years. He was the chief editor of ‘Saaz-e-Deccan’ Daily and convenor of ‘International Ghareeb Nawaz Mission’.
Funeral prayer was performed after Zuhr prayers at Masjid Baghdadia, Santoshnagar. He was survived by two sons including Ameer Husain Habeeb Crime reporter and a daughter. He was associated with journalism for the past several decades. He also actively participated in social and community activities. He also played important role in the formation of Majlis Bachao Tahreek. Further details can be had from phone no 9848992563.