Pakistani veteran comedian Umer Sharif on Saturday has passed away at the age of 66 after prolonged illness. The artist was set to resume his journey today to United States (US) for medical treatment three days after his stay in Germany but the departure postponed due to critical condition, reports Geo News.
Shortly after the sad news of Umer Sahrif’s death went viral on social media, Pakistan showbiz stars expressed their profound grief and sorrow over his death. Pakistani celebrities took to their social media accounts to express grief over the demise of the legendry artist, have a look!
Complete loss of words on passing away of the legendary Umar Sharif sahab. May Allah grant him the highest place in Jannah and give his family peace. Ameen.
— Ali Zafar (@AliZafarsays) October 2, 2021
— Adnan Siddiqui (@adnanactor) October 2, 2021
Heartbroken to receive the devastating news of our very own king of comedy #UmerSharif. He was a true gem in our industry and nothing short of a legend amongst us. May Allah grant him the highest place in Jannah. Praying for his family during this difficult time.
— Faysal Quraishi (@faysalquraishi) October 2, 2021
— Mohammad Hafeez (@MHafeez22) October 2, 2021
May the departed soul Rest In Peace!