KARACHI( REPORTBEAT ): Pakistan’s legendary dramatist and playwright Haseena Moin has breathed her last at the age of 79. Her family confirmed on Friday.
According to reports, she had been battling cancer for the past few years, but reason behind her death has not been revealed yet.
Moin’s funeral prayers will be held after Asar in Nazimabad area of Karachi’s district central.
She wrote several plays for stage, radio and television which gained international repute.
She’s the writer of a number Pakistani hit dramas like,Ankahi, Tanhaiyaan’, Kiran Kahani, Dhoop Kinaray, Aahat, Uncle Urfi, Shehzori, Kohar, Des Pardes, Pal Do Pal, Aansoo, Kasak, Parchaiyan (1976) and Parosi.
Condolences poured in from all quarters over sad demise of the legendary dramatist.
PTI member of the National Assembly (MNA) Andleeb Abbas shared a tribute to the late artist as he tweeted: “What a loss…Haseena Moin who created such world class life stories is no more…She gave women a new empowered strength and made Indian Bollywood pale in comparison….Her legacy will remain.”