Alamgir Tareen Age, Death, Girlfriend, Family, Biography & More

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Hometown: Multan
Age: 62 Years
Fiance: Shazo Aka Shazia

Alamgir Tareen

Full nameAlamgir Khan Tareen
Profession(s)• Businessman
• Pakistan Super League (PSL) Franchise Owner
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 178 cm
in meters- 1.78 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 10”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 70 kg
in pounds- 154 lbs
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourGrey (partially bald)
Personal Life
Date of BirthYear: 1961
BirthplaceMultan, Punjab, Pakistan
Date of Death6 July 2023
Place of DeathGulberg, Lahore, Pakistan
Age (at the time of death)62 Years
Death CauseSuicide by gun [1]Khaleej Times
SchoolCCH: Cadet College, Hasanabdal, Punjab
College/University• University of California, Berkeley
• Yale University, Connecticut
Educational QualificationMaster's degree [2]Multan Sultans
Address7 H/C, Gulberg-2, Lahore, Pakistan
Relationships & More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsShazo aka Shazia
ParentsFather- Allah Nawaz Khan Tareen (Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Police)
Mother- Name not known
SiblingsBrother- Jahangir Khan Tareen (Businessman and politician-founder of the Istehkam-e-Pakistan Party (IPP))
Alamgir Tareen's brother, Jahangir Khan Tareen
Sister- Seemi Azdi (Politician of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf party and senator in the Pakistan parliament)
Alamgir Tareen's sister, Seemi Azdi
Other relativesNephew: Ali Khan Tareen (Politician)
Alamgir Tareen's nephew, Ali Khan Tareen

Alamgir Tareen

Some Lesser Known Facts About Alamgir Tareen

  • Alamgir Tareen (1961-2023) was a Pakistani businessman and owner of the Multan Sultans who took his own life by shooting himself in the head in July 2023.
  • During the 1990s, he joined his father’s company, Shamin & Company Private Limited, which was the largest bottle manufacturer for Pepsico in Multan, Pakistan. Over time, he climbed the corporate ladder and eventually became the Managing Director (MD) of the company.

    Alamgir Tareen in his teens before joinfiing Shamin & Company Private Limited

    Alamgir Tareen in his teens before joining Shamin & Company Private Limited

  • He also operated the largest water purification plant in Pakistan. [3]Multan Sultans
  • In 2018, Alamgir Tareen, in partnership with his nephew Ali Khan Tareen, purchased Multan Sultans, a team in the Pakistan Super League (PSL). They acquired the franchise through the Multan Consortium for a total of $6.35 million.

    Alamgir Tareen (third from left) during PSL trophy revealing ceremony

    Alamgir Tareen (third from left) during the PSL trophy revealing ceremony

  • In 2021, he became the sole owner of Multan Sultans by acquiring Ali’s share in the franchise. Multan Sultans went on to win the sixth season of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) in the same year.
    Alamgir Tareen (fourth from left) during the PSL Draft 2022

    Alamgir Tareen (fourth from left) during the PSL Draft 2022

    Alamgir Tareen with Mohammad Rizwam (left) during a PSL match

    Alamgir Tareen with Mohammad Rizwan (left) during a PSL match

  • His noteworthy contribution to the Multan Sultans team was his implementation of a data-driven approach.

    Alamgir Tareen with Multan Sultans squad

    Alamgir Tareen with Multan Sultans squad

  • He ended his life on 6 July 2023 and used a pistol to shoot himself in the head at his residence located in Gulberg, Lahore.
  • He was discovered deceased by his housemaid, Alamdar who grew concerned when he didn’t respond to his repeated attempts to gain entry into his room. Promptly, the maid informed the police, who subsequently transferred the body to the nearby hospital for further procedures. [4]Khaleej Times
    Postmortem report of Alamgir Tareen

    Postmortem report of Alamgir Tareen

    Alamgir Tareen's Postmortem report

    Alamgir Tareen’s Postmortem report

  • According to reports, the police discovered a suicide note near Alamgir Tareen’s body, in which he allegedly mentioned a medical condition that compelled him to take such a drastic step. After his death, two suicide letters, one in English and the other in Urdu, started circulating widely. It was claimed that these letters were written by him; however, there were also allegations from many people stating that these letters were fake and not actually written by Alamgir Tareen.
    Alamgir Tareen's suicide letter in English

    Alamgir Tareen’s suicide letter in English

    Alamgir Tareen's suicide letter in Urdu

    Alamgir Tareen’s suicide letter in Urdu

  • Following the widespread news of his death, numerous individuals took to social media platforms to pay their respects and express their condolences. Some individuals used the opportunity to raise awareness about mental health and emphasized the importance of addressing mental health challenges.

    Post by Pakistani actress Nazish Jahangir citing the importance of mental health after Alamgir Tareen's suicide

    Post by Pakistani actress Nazish Jahangir citing the importance of mental health after Alamgir Tareen’s suicide

  • Following Alamgir Tareen’s death, his alleged fiance, Shazo, came forward and stated that he was not facing any significant physical ailment prior to his passing; however, she did not provide any specific reason or explanation for his decision to take his own life. They had got engaged to each other earlier and were planning to get married in December 2023.