Famed Pakistani actress Sumbul Shahid passed away after losing her battle with Covid-19.

According to her sister Bushra Ansari, the veteran actress, who tested positive one month prior, was undergoing treatment in Lahore where she was placed on a ventilator.

Bushra had appealed to her fans to pray for her ill sister’s recovery as her condition worsened.

The star was known for her roles in many dramas like Malika-e-Aliya, Ishqaaway and Takay Ki Ayegi Baraat.