QUETTA (Dunya News) – Oldest Pakistan Army veteran Lt Col (retd) Sultan Mohammed Khan Mengal has passed away in Quetta at the age of 103.
The news was confirmed by Director General Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Babar Iftikhar on Sunday.
In a post, the DG wrote, “May the departed soul rest in eternal peace.”
Lt Col Sultan Mohammed Khan Mengal(R), Oldest Veteran (103 yrs) of Pak Army passed away @ Quetta. May the departed soul rest in eternal peace.— DG ISPR (@OfficialDGISPR) September 26, 2021
Col Mengal, a keen soldier & adventurist, climbed, walked, skied, sailed & rowed through all of Pak’s natural terrain on many expeditions
“Col Mengal, a keen soldier and adventurist, climbed, walked, skied, sailed and rowed through all of Pakistan’s natural terrain on many expeditions,” the post added.