Veteran television star and comedian Mohammad Umer, also known as Umer Sharif, is unwell. The comedian was spotted in a hospital prompting fans to pray for his recovery.
Fans got the scare when an image of a wheel-chair-bound Umer Sharif surfaced on Instagram.
Umer Shareef is said to be facing some health issues, but his family didn’t make an official statement on the matter. Previously, many YouTube videos surfaced alleging that the veteran actor’s health problems are cognitive problems.
Previously there were even rumors of legendary comedian Amanullah’s death when he was critically ill. Those rumors were later rubbished, and the King of Comedy lived till March, 2020.
Fans of the Half Plate star are praying for his health. They expressed their admiration for him and wished him a speedy recovery.
Legend Artist ' Umer Sharif ' Latest Picture ❤
Keep Pray for his good health 🙏 pic.twitter.com/Ybnor3RhKx
— Salma khan (@Drslamakhan) August 31, 2021
— WaQar 10 🇵🇰 (@WaQar5995) September 1, 2021
Please pray for Umer sharif the comedy king. He is ill pic.twitter.com/MjsUaAnKCZ
— Ghulam Abbas Shah (@ghulamabbasshah) August 31, 2021
Comedy king Umer Sharif is unwell! Pray for his health 🤲 pic.twitter.com/vMoOzDvzZM
— 𝘽𝙞𝙨𝙢𝙖𝙝 𝙘𝙝𝙖𝙪𝙙𝙝𝙧𝙮🦋 (@Ghbrana_ni) August 31, 2021
— Kamran Ali (@KamranAliAajTV) September 1, 2021
They prayed that he live a long and healthy life.
— pandaaa (@panda_gonemad) August 31, 2021
Fans also asked the comedian to take care of his health.
یہ عبرت کی جا ہے تماشہ نہیں ہے.
جگہ جی لگانے کی دنیا نہی ہے..
— 🇳 🇦 🇩 🇪 🇪 🇲 🇮 🇶 🇧 🇦 🇱 (@Nadeemiqbalarzo) September 1, 2021
OMG 💔 Legendary Umer Sharif sahab..
May ALLAH ALMIGHTY bless him best health n speedy recovery…..AMEEN https://t.co/fQAZOloXlF
— Fahad Hassan fadi 🐯 (@FadiViews) August 31, 2021
Some even asked the government to do a wellness check on The Sharif Show host.
Will somebody from the Govt check on him. He is a legend and we are short of them in this country. Don’t know who to ask. https://t.co/o2Q6zpZHYX
— Amir Mateen (@AmirMateen2) August 31, 2021
The veteran entertainer hasn’t posted anything on his Instagram for a while. Meanwhile, fans also posted prayers on his wife’s profile.
More About Umer Sharif
The Pakistani theater actor started his career on the stage and moved into television. Back in the golden days of Pakistan Television Network (PTV), the comedian was a household name.
He later went on to direct and produce his own plays. His drama Baqra Qiston Per made him popular not only in Pakistan and India but all over the world.
The comic hosted a comedy show The Sharif Show for Geo TV. He is deemed one of the most popular comedians in the sub-continent. Popular Indian comedians like Johnny Lever and Raju Srivastav hailed him as ‘The God Of Asian Comedy‘.