Sardar was under treatment at CMH hospital. He was laid to rest in his family graveyard in his home city of Peshawar.
Justice R Sardar Jawaid Nawaz Gandapur was one of the highest ranked Law Makers of the country.
He was also the only Justice along sidethe Late Justice Rana Bhaghwan Das of Sindh High Court, who refused to take Oath under the PCO law of 2001 as being illegal, under the Marshal law rule of General Pervaiz Musharaf.
Famous for having the highest number of Judgements in the PLD’s, he was very well known for his integrity and honesty as an extremely upstanding Justice and Ex-secretary Law of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP).
He is survived by five daughters and a son Advocate High Court, Sardar Umar Jawaid Gandapur.