Folk singer Arif Lohar’s wife passes away
LAHORE: The wife of renowned Pakistani folk singer Arif Lohar passed away in Lahore on Sunday.
According to reports, Lohar’s wife had been down with a fever after which she hospitalized at a private hospital in the city.
Her condition deteriorated on Saturday, after which she was moved to a ventilator, where she breathed her last. The cause of the death could not be ascertained as she passed away before the coronavirus diagnosis test.
She was laid to rest on Sunday in Lahore.
Last week, veteran actor Sumbul Shahid passed away after a prolonged fight with COVID-19.
Sumbul, sister to actors Bushra Ansari and Asma Abbad, had been on the ventilator for two weeks after testing positive for coronavirus earlier in April. The actor, who was last seen in the ARY Digital drama Nand, was under care in a private hospital in Lahore.