Senior actress Durdana Butt passes away due to COVID complications

Arhama AltafWeb Editor

12th Aug, 2021. 01:15 pm
Durdana Butt passes away

Veteran Pakistan’s actress Durdana Butt, famously known for her role in the drama serial Dugdugi, passes away today in Karachi, aged 83.

According to reports, Durdana Butt was put on a ventilator previously and has died due to COVID-19 complications.

Taking to Instagram, actor Khalid Malik shared the news of the actress’ passing in a post captioned, “Durdana (dodi) apa has transitioned from this realm back to her Creator.”

“The wise. The humorous. The insightful Durdana Butt is a special soul now back in His embrace,” Malik added.


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Soon after the news broke out, fans, politicians and other celebrities began to pour in sincere condolences for the Fifty-Fifty star.

Durdana Butt is best known for her roles in dramas Fifty Fifty, Aangan Terha, Ruswai, Intezaar and Tanhaiyaan.

Born on May 9, 1938 in Lahore, she started her acting journey in the early 70s.

Apart from working in dramas, she also starred in movies like Balu Mahi, Parey Hut Love, Ishq Positive and Dil Diyan Gallan.

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