Brig (retd) Asad Munir commits suicide

Brig (retd) Asad Munir commits suicide

Islamabad (Staff Report/Agencies): Former member state Capital Development Authority (CDA) Brigadier (retd) Asad Munir on Friday was found dead.

According to police, Munir committed suicide, adding that his dead body hanging with a fan was found from his flat located at the Diplomatic Enclave.

Islamabad City Superintendents of police said that a First Information Report (FIR) could not be registered as the family did not want to have a post-mortem examination performed on the body.

Khalid Munir, elder brother of Brig Munir, tweeted that his brother has passed away and the funeral will be offered at 5pm at H-8 Grave Yard on Friday.

It’s pertinent to mention here that a day earlier, NAB's executive board had approved the launch of two fresh inquiries and three references, one of which was against Munir.