Lahore: Veteran television actor Farooq Zamir passed away following a protracted illness on Thursday. Many artists and famous personalities expressed their grief over his demise.
According to details, Zamir was admitted to CMH, Lahore following breathe problems; however he could not recover and passed away on Thursday evening.
Farooq Zamir started his career in 1990 from PTV and earned fame from his versatile acting. His famous dramas include Rani, Gudaria, Suragh-e-Zindagi, Shamali, Mukamala and Mahira.
Famous actor Faysal Qureshi, former hockey team captain Fasi Zaka and others expressed their profound grief on the death of versatile actor.
VERY SAD NEWS.
Our great actor Farooq Zameer sahab just passed away.
May his soul rest in peace.
— Faysal Qureshi ?? (@faysalquraishi) February 23, 2017
Farooq Zameer passes away. Great actor, the epitome of desi class and elegance pic.twitter.com/Sz3SMd5DZQ
— Fasi Zaka (@fasi_zaka) February 23, 2017
According to sources, his funeral prayer will be held in Lahore on Saturday.