Renowned Pakistani personalities died in year 2018

ISLAMABAD:As the year 2018 vanished with the sunset on Monday for the advent of 2019, the previous year would also be remembered and mourned by many for the deaths of a number of prominent Pakistani personalities and sons/daughters of the soil including renowned politicians, soldiers, writers, poets, lawyers, religious scholar, actors, musicians and others.

The prominent politician and political figures who breathed their last in the year 2018 and left their families and followers behind to mourn included Ayaz Soomro, Rasool Bux Palejo, Haroon Bilour, Siraj Raisani, Kulsoom Nawaz and Ali Raza Abidi.

Besides Air Chief Marshal (Retd) Asghar Khan, renowned writers/poets Munnu Bhai, Mushtaq Ahmed Yousufi, Fehmida Riaz, Musician Ustad Nazar Hussain and TV/Stage Actors/A stresses Qazi Wajid, Munna Lahori, Madiha Gohar and Ali Ejaz also passed away in 2018.

Olympian Mansoor Ahmed, known lawyer and human rights activist Asma Jehangir, famous Chef Zubaida Tariq (popularly known as Zubaida Aapa) and renowned religious scholar Sami ul Haq were among those who left this world in 2018 for the life hereafter.