KARACHI: Veteran Pakistani actor Durdana Butt has passed away on Thursday, at the age of 83, after she was shifted to ventilator the past week for deteriorating health.
Just last week she was put on ventilator support when her ailment got worse after contracting Covid.
Known for her positive and fun on-screen presence, legendary Durdana Butt was born on 9 May, 1938. She was celebrated across the world for her role in superhit drama Tanhaiyaan and then its remake Tanhaiyaan Naye Silsilay.
she also suffered from cancer for the past few years. She was in poor health before she got Covid as well.
Butt was well known for her roles in Tanhaiyan and Aangan Terha, among many other dramas.