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Shuja Khanzada

Pakistani officer and politician

Shuja Khanzada (Urdu: شجاع خانزاده‎‎; 28 August 1943 – 16 August 2015) was a Pakistani politician and retired Pakistan Army colonel. He served as the home minister of Punjab[1] from 2013 until his death in 2015.

On August 16, 2015, Khanzada was killed by a suicide attack at his political office in Shadikhan; the militant group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi has claimed responsibility.[2]

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  1. "Shuja Khanzada". Punjab Assembly. Retrieved 16 August 2015.
  2. "Punjab minister Shuja Khanzada killed in Pakistan blast". BBC News. 16 August 2015. Retrieved 17 August 2015.