Leading Pakistani singer and social activist Shehzad Roy expressed grief over the death of renowned comedian and creator of Uncle Sargam‘s character, Farooq Qaiser.
Shehzad Roy retweeted a tweet he posted a few days ago regarding Uncle Sargam on the microblogging site Twitter, saying, “Speechless ….just tweeted this video a few days back.”
— Shehzad Roy (@ShehzadRoy) May 14, 2021
The singer further wrote, “We will miss you.”
Farooq Qaiser, a well-known comedian and creator of comedy characters like Uncle Sargam, passed away yesterday. He was suffering from a heart condition. The puppeteer has a son and two daughters.
Kaliyan , Sargam Sargam and Daak Time were a few of his most popular TV shows, however, PTV’s popular program ‘Kaliyan’ became his identity, in which Farooq Qaiser gained fame for his role as Uncle Sargam.