Veteran actor Rashid Naz passed away in Islamabad Monday morning at 4:00 AM. He was 73 years old.

Actor Hasan Noman’s better half, actor Madiha Rizvi took to Instagram early on 17th January to reveal the news of her father-in-law’s demise. She wrote, “Our dearest Baba Rashid Naz Has left this world peacefully this morning.” The actress went on to request her followers to recite Surah Fateha for the “departed soul.”

The deceased will be taken to Peshawar for burial.

Countless celebrities were quick to console Madiha Rizvi and to pour-in love and prayers for the deceased.