Karachi (Staff report): Governor Sindh Justice (retd) Saeed-uz-Zaman Siddiqui died on Wednesday.

Earlier, Saeed-uz-Zaman Siddiqui was admitted to a private hospital after he complained of having difficulty in breathing and chest pain.

Justice Siddiqui, who served as chief justice of Pakistan, was also among aspiring candidates for the post of president in 2003 and 2008. Siddiqui was sworn in as the 31st governor of Sindh on 11th November 2016.