PM speaks to Azharuddin, expresses condolence over son's death

Mohammad Ayazuddin who was critically injured after bike accident in Hyderabad passed away earlier on Friday

By CricketCountry Staff

New Delhi: Sep 17, 2011

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday telephoned former Indian captain Mohammad Azharuddin to express grief over the loss of his son Ayazuddin.

PMO sources were quoted in Asian Age as saying, “The Prime Minister spoke to Azharuddin and condoled the death of his son.”

19-year-old Ayazuddin, who was critically injured when his high-end sports bike skidded on the outskirts of Hyderabad on September 11, passed away earlier on Friday.

Ayazuddin was a budding cricketer, and was the younger of two sons of Azharuddin.

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