Lahore, 6 July, 2023 (GNP): Alamgir Khan Tareen, the esteemed owner of the Multan Sultans cricket team passed away in Lahore today. He was the brother of prominent politician Jahangir Tareen. The news of his sudden demise has deeply saddened the entire franchise and the cricket community as a whole. They have lost a passionate leader and supporter.
إنا لله وإنا إليه راجعون
It is with deep sadness that we share the news of the passing of our beloved team owner, Alamgir Khan Tareen.
Our thoughts and prayers are with Mr. Tareen’s family. We request you all to kindly respect his family’s privacy.
May his soul rest in… pic.twitter.com/aISUQtAqI5
— Multan Sultans (@MultanSultans) July 6, 2023
According to a police official, the case is still under investigation, and the authorities are working diligently to ascertain the facts. Initial reports suggest that Alamgir allegedly took his own life, but the exact cause has yet to be determined.
The Multan Sultans family is devastated by the loss of their beloved team owner. Alamgir Khan Tareen was not only a passionate supporter of cricket but also a visionary leader who played a pivotal role in the growth and success of the franchise. His dedication and commitment will always be remembered by the team.
Moreover, Condolences pour in on Twitter as renowned cricket personalities express shock and grief over Alamgir Khan Tareen’s demise.
Cricket commentator Zainab Abbas expressed her heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family and praised Alamgir Khan Tareen as a “happy soul who made everyone smile around him”. She tweeted that her thoughts and sympathies are extended to the family during this difficult time.
Terrible news coming with regards to the demise of Alamgir Tareen. Thoughts with the entire family, he was a happy soul who made everyone smile around him, extremely passionate about Multan Sultans too. May he RIP.
— zainab abbas (@ZAbbasOfficial) July 6, 2023
Islamabad United’s owner Ali Naqvi also took to Twitter to express his condolences for the passing of his fellow franchise owner.
Shocked at the news of Alamgir’s demise. He was one of the finest gentlemen I had come across. He was always full of life and was a very refined person. Our thoughts and prayers are with the Tareen family, and also with MultanSultan/PSL fraternity. May God bless his soul.
— Ali Naqvi (@AliNaqvi808) July 6, 2023