In a rather sad turn of events, veteran Pakistani actor, writer and poet Athar Shah Khan passed away in Karachi on Sunday (today), May 10, 2o20.
Lovingly known as Jedi, Athar Shah had been keeping unwell for a while now and lost his life today after suffering from a severe stroke.
Khan began his career from Radio Pakistan and has to his name over 700 plays. The veteran actor, writer and comedian had been associated to the entertainment industry for decades.
Celebrities paid respect on social media and prayed for the departed soul of Athar Shah Jedi, recalling him with fond memories.
Inna lillah wa inna ilehe rajayoon
RIP Athar Shah khan Sb pic.twitter.com/uoWSJuqGNb
— vasay chaudhry (@vasaych) May 10, 2020