Actor Asad Siddiqui’s father and father-in-law of actress Zara Noor Abbas, passed away last night at the age of 85.

The star took to his Instagram and shared the sad news. “Last night (February 6) I dug up my canopy, my courage, my strength and my everything. We have lost our father, the most powerful pillar of our family.”

He wrote, “It is with great regret that we are telling you that Abu is no longer with us. His departure has created a huge void in our lives and we are deeply saddened.”


Asad wrote that his father’s presence was a beacon for the family, calling him “an unconditional pillar of love, wisdom and courage for us.”

Sharing another Instagram story, he wrote that the funeral prayers will be offered in the local mosque of DHA area of Karachi tomorrow (Thursday) after noon prayer.

He requested his fans to pray for his father and his family during this difficult time.

On the other hand, actress Zara Noor Abbas also expressed her grief by sharing a post on Instagram.