News of the death of Bashir Ahmed Harkat, former head curator of Gaddafi Stadium Lahore, from heart attack had been circulating on social media .
Haji Bashir used to make patches at the High Performance Center of Lahore Qalandars for 79 years. He joined the PWD in 1958 as a ground man.
Haji Bashir Ahmed was an employee of PCB from 1974 to 2017. Thanks to his tireless work, he made the journey from a ground to the head curator of the PCB.
On the other hand, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has also posted the news expressed deep sorrow and grief over the death of Haji Bashir without confirmation.
The PCB is saddened by the news of the passing of Haji Bashir Ahmed, former head curator. The PCB offers its condolences to the friends and family. pic.twitter.com/TnxMfffAZe
— Pakistan Cricket (@TheRealPCB) November 18, 2020
However Bashir Ahmed , former head curator of Gaddafi Stadium Lahore has denied the news of his death in a video message on YouTube on his YouTube channel.