Abid Ali had been ailing from a liver disease for a long time, and was being treated at a private hospital in Karachi. He passed away on Thursday.
His wife, Rabia Abid Ali, confirmed his death.
Born Abid Sher Ali in 1952, he worked as an actor, director, and producer, acting in several TV and film productions. He was best known for his role as ‘Dilawar Khan’ in the classic 1979 PTV drama serial ‘Waris’.