Pakistan's famous comedian Amanullah Khan passes away

World Friday 06/March/2020 13:53 PM
By: Times News Service
Pakistan's famous comedian Amanullah Khan passes away

Muscat: Pakistan's famous comedian, Amanullah Khan, who hosted a house packed show in 2013 in Muscat passed away today.

According to Radio Pakistan, he was admitted to a private hospital in Lahore and was battling with multiple medical conditions such as lungs, kidneys and breathing problems.

The show was held under the patronage of Embassy of Pakistan. The now Ambassador of Pakistan to Oman, HE K.K. Ahsan Wagan presented Khan with a memento after his fully booked show in Muscat in 2013.

Pakistan's President Dr. Arif Alvi and Prime Minister Imran Khan have expressed deep grief and sorrow over the death of renowned comedian Khan, Radio Pakistan reported.

They said Amanullah was an asset of stage and drama industry.

In addition to that, the comedian had a world record of 860-day night theater plays, and had won the pride of performance award in 2018.