Ghazi Malik Mumtaz Hussain Qadri Shaheed

Shaheed Mumtaz Hussain QadriGhazi Malik Mumtaz Hussain Qadri Shaheed (1985 – February 29, 2016), better known as Ghazi Mumtaz Qadri, was a Pakistani policeman and commando of Elite Police. He murdered Gustakh-e-Rasool Salman Taseer for speaking in favour of Gustakh-e-Nabi Asia Bibi.

Life and career:
Ghazi Malik Mumtaz Hussain Qadri was born in Rawalpindi, Pakistan. He joined Punjab Police in 2002 and because of exceptional performance became member of Elite Police in 2007. In 2010, he joined the squad for the security of former Governor of Punjab, Salman Taseer.

Murder of Gustakh-e-Rasool Salman Taseer:
On 4 January 2011, he opened fire and killed former Governor of Punjab Salman Taseer at Kohsar Market in Islamabad after he spoke in favor of Gustakh-e-Rasool Asia Bibi who was charged with blasphemy according to the Blasphemy Law in Pakistan. Ghazi Malik Mumtaz Hussain Qadri killed Salman Taseer with 25 bullets when serving as his bodyguard. Immediately after the killing, Mumtaz Qadri surrendered.

Funeral:
Ghazi Malik Mumtaz Hussain Qadri Shaheed funeral was held on 1 March 2016 at Liaquat Bagh in Rawalpindi. According to an estimate, the funeral was attended by over 100,000 people including Hazrat Allama Molana Hamid Saeed Kazmi. Ghazi Malik Mumtaz Hussain Qadri Shaheed was laid to rest in a village Bara Kahu in Islamabad.

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