Sir Syed University of Engineering & Technology (SSUET) founder and chancellor passed away in Karachi. He was one of the regarded educationists of Pakistan who founded engineering university in Karachi which is now in good universities list of Pakistan.
Z.A. Nizami served as Director General of the Karachi Development Authority (KDA), Additional Secretary, Government of Pakistan, and Advisor/Consultant to the World Bank. He remained president of Aligarh Muslim University Old Boys Association, Governing Body Chairman of Aligarh Institute of Technology, Chairman, Board of Governors, Fahimun-Nisa Aligarh Institute of Technology for Girls.
Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain has expressed his sorrow and grief over the death of Z.A. Nizami. Professors and lecturers of SSUET have also expressed their sorrow over the death of founder of Sir Syed University of Engineering and Technology (SSUET).