MQI founding leader Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr. Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri has expressed his deep sense of grief and sorrow on the death of S.M. Zafar, eminent jurist, senior lawyer and the former Federal Minister. He paid rich tribute to his services and prayed to Allah Almighty to rest his soul in peace. He said that late SM Zafar remained chairman of Minhaj Education Society, adding that his services for the rule of law and supremacy of the Constitution would be remembered for a long time to come.
Meanwhile Chairman MQI Supreme Council Dr. Hassan Mohi-ud-Din Qadri, President MQI Prof Dr. Hussain Mohi-ud-Din Qadri, Khurram Nawaz Gandapur, and Shahid Lateef also expressed their condolences on the passing of SM Zafar. They prayed to the Almighty to rest the departed soul in peace.