Chitral: Late Osama Waraich is remembered in Chitral as an honest and bold Deputy Commissioner who embraced shahadat in a plane crash along with 41 other precious lives, on Dec 7 2016. The late DC is honoured by having a park and an education institution named after him.
Chitralis who were a fan of Osama would be pleased to know that his maternal uncle Dr Nisar Ahmad Cheema has won the National Assembly seat from NA 79 Gujranwala with?142545 votes scoring a thumping victory over his nearest rival by over 24 thousand votes difference. Dr Nisar Cheema has been former DG health Punjab and is younger brother of Justice Iftikhar Cheema and ex IGP Zulfiqar Cheema. The family is known for it’s honesty and integrity during their tenure in service. .. CN report, 02 Jul 2018