In a sad turn of events, veteran Pakistani drama actor, Tariq Malik, passed away on Thursday. Initial sources report Malik’s cause of death to be a heart attack. Although he had been diagnosed with typhoid and coronavirus as well.
According to family sources, Malik had tested positive for coronavirus a week ago and was undergoing treatment at a local hospital where he died of cardiac arrest on Thursday.
Tariq Malik was famously known for his character Murad in the drama Guest House, that highlighted difficulties faced by travelers in a very lighthearted manner.
Alongside television, Tariq Malik was also actively associated with Radio Pakistan for a long time.
The actor was residing in Rawalpindi where he passed away due to a heart attack in the hospital.