Veteran actor Anwar Iqbal passed away on Thursday. This news was confirmed by his family on Facebook.
His daughter told SAMAA TV that his cause of death was stomach disease. The actor has been ill for a while, and reports of his deteriorating health appeared on social media last week.
His funeral prayers will be held after Isha prayers today [July 1] in Karachi.
Anwar Iqbal is a renowned Pakistani actor who is famous for his work in the 80s drama series Shama. He made his directorial debut with the series Ishq Pecha in 1986