Qazi Wajid s sad demise has left the entire nation in mourning, but his memorable characters on television will remain alive forever in the hearts and minds of people.
Wajid passed away after suffering a cardiac arrest in Karachi on Sunday. He was 87 years old.
Born on May 26, 1930 in Lahore, he completed his early education there, and shifted to USA for a while.
The veteran actor started his career from Radio Pakistan but after 25 years switched to television in 1966 following the launch of PTV.
He had been associated with the media for nearly 48 years as a radio, TV and theatre artist. He had also worked in films.