Awami Tehreek founder Rasool Bux Palijo passes away in Karachi 07 Jun, 2020

Palijo, who founded the Sindh-based left-wing party Awami Tehreek, was 88 at the time of his death.

He left behind four sons and seven daughters. According to details, Rasool Bux Palijo was admitted to a private hospital in Clifton due to breathing problem and pain in chest and passed away there. He was author of many books. He was born on February 21, 1930 in Jung Shahi of district Thatta. He remained in jail for 11 years because of his political struggle. He also headed a number of political parties, campaigns, committees and forums.