Waheed Murad is known as the first chocolate boy of the Pakistani film industry. He had a crazy fan following and women and men flocked towards him at the peak of his stardom. He acted in many films and his looks and romance on screen is still the benchmark for all the romantic heroes of the new era. He was married to wife Salma Murad and had two children, a son and a daughter.
Waheed Murad’s passing left a hole in the hearts of millions of his fans and his wife and son have talked about him several times on screen. Last night, Mr Murad’s widow. Salma Waheed also left this mortal world. Salma Murad passed away after illness as was announced by the family.
Here is the announcement by Adil Murad, Waheed and Salma’s son on the tragedy:
The funeral prayers will take place today in karachi as announced by the family. May the departed soul rest in peace and the family finds solace and peace in this tragic time!