Pakistani Council General in Los Angeles Abdul Jabbar Memon passes away in America. He was suffering in cancer from past three years. Pakistan consulate in Los Angeles confirmed the news on its twitter account.
This is to inform with profound sorrow that the Honorable Consul General of Pakistan in Los Angeles, Mr. Abdul Jabbar Memon, has passed away.. Deepest condolences to his family
— Pakistan Consulate General Los Angeles (@PakinLosAngeles) March 30, 2022
Pakistan’s new ambassador to the Los Angeles Masood Khan has written in his condolence message on social networking site that Abdul Jabbar Memon was not only the best diplomat but also a very good kind hearted man. Pakistan and foreign diplomats are saddened by this great loss.
We announce with deep sorrow that our colleague Abdul Jabbar Memon, Consul General in Los Angeles, has passed away. ILWIIR. Entire family of diplomats, home and abroad, mourns this loss of an outstanding diplomat and a good human being. Pray for him and his family.
— Masood Khan (@Masood__Khan) March 29, 2022
Abdul Jabbar Memon belonged to Tando Jam a small city of Sindh. He joined the Civil Service in December 1990 while the Foreign Service of Pakistan in July 1993. Abdul Jabbar has held various important positions in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Islamabad. He has served as Assistant Director Afghanistan, Establishment 4, Director Mission Services, Director General Europe and DG Afghanistan.
Abdul Jabbar Memon was the Third Secretary at the Pakistan Embassy in Spain, the First Secretary at the Pakistani Embassy in Egypt and the Consul General of the Pakistan High Commission in South Africa. He was appointed Consul General in Los Angeles on December 21, 2015. He has been Consul General for almost seven years, the longest tenure of any Consul General in Los Angeles.
The Pakistani-American community and diplomats have expressed deep sorrow over the sad demise of Abdul Jabbar Memon.
Moreover, Late Abdul Jabbar Khamisani, is also the Founder Member & Former Honorary Secretary General of United Memon Jamat of Pakistan. United Memon Jamat of Pakistan expresses profound grief over the sad demise of a well-known philanthropist of the Memon Community.