Today, another veteran television actress of Pakistan, Tahira Wasti passed away in Karachi. She was 68 years of age and was under treatment since past few weeks. Tahira Wasti is a recognized name from Pakistani television industry and had a good career working for it.

She started her career in 1968 and made her mark while working in Jaib Qatra, based on Saadat Hassan Manto’s short story. She also played roles in such serials as Kashkol, Jaangloos, and Daldal.

She was known for her graceful characters and appearance. Her husband Syed Rizwan Wasti and her daughter Laila are both actors and the actress Maria Wasti is her niece.