State funeral of Punjab governor Salman Taseer
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State funeral for Punjab governor Salman Taseer in Pakistan

The funeral of assassinated Punjab governor Salman Taseer has been taking place in Lahore in Pakistan.

He was shot dead on Tuesday by one of his own bodyguards, who was angered by his opposition to blasphemy laws.

Three days of mourning have begun for Mr Taseer, a prominent liberal politician.

The BBC's Aleem Maqbool reports.

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