Former Karachi Corps Commander Found Dead Under Mysterious Circumstances
Lieutenant General (r) Muzaffar Ali Usmani, the former Karachi corps commander, was found dead under mysterious circumstances in his vehicle in the port city’s Defence Housing Authority (DHA) area at the age of 80.
Usmani’s body was found in a vehicle parked on DHA’s Kheyaban-e-Sehr, said a report by Express Tribune. The report claimed that the former general died of a heart attack while he was driving.
The late general was born in the Muradabad area of India in 1944. His family migrated to Pakistan in 1947. He was commissioned in the Pakistan Army in 1966. During his service, he held various command and staff appointments and also commanded a corps-sized formation in Bahawalpur.
He was also awarded the Hilal-i-Imtiaz (Military) for his services to the country. The Hilal-i-Imtiaz is the second highest civilian award and honour given to both civilians and military officers of the Pakistan Army by the government.