Abid Ali Passed Away Last Night, And The Industry Is Shook!

Abid Ali

Last night, veteran actor, director, and producer Abid Ali passed away in Karachi. The 67-year-old actor was rushed to Liaqat National Hospital for liver complications, due to a liver disease he was suffering from since the past year. One of his three daughters; Rahma Ali, confirmed this heart-rending news via Facebook. Here is the post:

Abid Ali has been a very influential part of the Pakistani Entertainment Industry and has served his time as an actor for over 45 years. Pakistanis expressed a lot of grief for the sudden demise of the veteran actor, including a lot of prominent names from the Pakistani Film Industry. Here’s how all of them expressed their condolences to the family:

Humayun Saeed shows solicitude over the heart wrecking news

Mehwish Hayat expresses her grief over the actor’s demise

Maya Ali shares a throwback picture from the sets of Diyar-e-Dil, in the remembrance of Agha Jaan; played by Abid Ali

Shaan Shahid pays his condolences and acknowledges the late actor’s achievements

Saba Qamar pays her last tribute to the renowned actor

Diyar-e-Dil actor Ali Rehman Khan also expressed his sorrow for the demise of his Co-Star 

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إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعونَ . Words cannot express the deep sorrow I feel on your passing. I am numbed and in disbelief. You have been kind, patient, encouraging. You’ve been so much more than a mentor, and inspiration, a guide, a legend, a senior. You have been a friend. The world will remember you as Abid Ali Saab, the greatest of us. For me, you will always be my Agha Jaan. . Farewell you lovely man. May you shine on brighter in heaven insha Allah. It has been the honour of my life to have worked alongside you, and to have been in your company. You will be missed. May Allah grant you the highest place in Jannah, ameen. #gonetosoon #abidali #aghajaan 😔

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Hareem Farooq also grieved over her “mentor’s” passing

Armeena Khan acknowledges Abid Ali sahab’s tenancy in the Entertainment Industry 

Ayesha Omer states how much she will miss the late actor’s presence 

Mawra Hocane also expresses her deep condolences 

Final Word

All of these tributes and heartfelt condolences are proof of the legendary era of Sir Abid Ali, and it surely is a very dark time for the Pakistani Entertainment Industry. We pray that the actor’s family is bestowed with patience and forbearance in this tragic of times.