KARACHI: The 18th death anniversary of famous Pakistani playback singer Akhlaq Ahmed is being observed on Friday.
He was born in May 8, 1940. Akhlaq Ahmed debuted as a singer in the 1973 film ‘Pazaib’ and remained a successful singer in late 1970s and 1980s.
Akhlaq Ahmad was the third generation of top male playback singers in Pakistan film industry.
“Sona na Chandi na koi Mehal” in film Bandish 1980 and “Sawan Aye Sawan jaye” in Chahat 1974 were his most super hit songs.
Akhlaq Ahmad sang nearly 117 songs in 86 films from 1973 to 1998.
He suffered from cancer and died on August 4‚ 1999 in London. –samaa/app
Story first published: 4th August 2017