Abid Ali’s family has refuted reports and rumors which stated that the veteran actor passed away last night. He’s still undergoing treatment at Liaquat National Hospital for his liver-related ailment.
Earlier, many top media outlets had reported that Abid Ali has breathed his last. The news spread across the internet, fooling fans and admirers alike who expressed their sadness and paid their tributes to the legendary actor.
Actor Abid Ali passed away.
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Legendary actor of drama,theater and film Abid Ali passed away. May his soul rest in peace. pic.twitter.com/XebuJRPg6g
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An End to Rumors of Abid Ali Passing Away
Soon after the news spread out, Abid Ali’s daughters took to their social media handles to deny all the rumors.
Iman Ali wrote ‘fake’ under a screen shot of one such news. The actress also lashed out at bloggers for spreading unfounded news. She also thanked everyone for their prayers.
“He is alive Alhamdulilah and will be InshaAllah,” Rahma Ali wrote. She went on to request TV channels to refrain from spreading fake news.
Feroze Khan and Shamoon Abbasi also expressed their displeasure over how people were spreading faken news. Shamoon Abbasi requested everyone not to air false news just for the sake of ratings. Feroze Khan also prayed for Mr Ali’s speedy recovery.
Abid Ali has been suffering from a liver disorder for the last two months. Last Friday, the veteran actor was hospitalized in Karachi.