KARACHI – Pakistan’s acting legend Qazi Wajid has died in Karachi, family sources informed on Sunday.

Qazi, 87, was admitted to a hospital on Saturday after his health deteriorated.

He remained a popular face on TV, after joining the industry following his 25-year-stint in the radio industry.

His wife and daughter are both associated with the entertainment industry.

Qazi Wajid was part of many memorable TV dramas including Tanhaiyan, Dhoop Kinaray, Khuda Ki Basti and Taleem-e-Baligha’n.